Spiroloculina communis   Cushman & Todd,  1944 (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Miliolida
Family:Spiroloculinidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Spiroloculina excavata Brady, 1884
Quinqueloculina canaliculata Terquem, 1876
Spiroloculina canaliculata d'Orbigny, 1846

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• Goa (Lat: 15.48) (Long: 73.8) INDIA
• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.16) (Long: 79.32) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA
• Maharashtra, Dabhol INDIA
• Maharashtra, Vengurla INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.58) (Long: 72.9) INDIA (Depth: 34 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.63) (Long: 73.26) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Pentakota INDIA (Record: 22/04/1953)
• Gujarat, Kharo Creek INDIA (Record: 12/1994) (Depth: 4-13.5 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • (2002) Tripura state biodiversity strategy and action plan Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Setty, MGAP; Birajdar, SM and Nigam, R (1984) Intertidal Foraminifera from Miramar-Caranzalem shoreline, Goa Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 13 49-51 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Kumar, V and Manivannan, V (2001) Benthic foraminiferal responses to bottom water charecteristics in the Palk Bay, off Rameswaram, southeast coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 30 173-179 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Bhalla, SN (1968) Recent Foraminifera from Vishakapatnam beach sands and its relation to the known foramgeographical provinces in the Indian Ocean Symposium on Indian Ocean, Part I 376-392 Available at - Library, CASMB, Parangipettai
  • Gandhi, SGV; Rajamanickam, M and Nigam, R (2002) Taxonomy and distribution of benthic foraminifera from the sediments off Palk Strait, Tamil Nadu, East Coast of India Journal of the Palaeontological Society of India 47 47-64 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/447/1/J_Palaeontol_Soc_India_47_47.pdf
  • Setty, MGAP (1982) Recent marine microfauna from the continental margin, west coast of India Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 41(11) 674-679 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Setty, MGAP and Nigam, R (1980) Microenvironments and anomalous benthic foraminiferal distribution within the neritic regime of the Dabhol-Vengurla sector (Arabian Sea) Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia 86(2) 417-428 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Vedantam, D and Rao, MS (1970) Recent foraminifera from off Pentakota, east coast of India Micropaleontology The Micropaleontology Project, Inc. 16(3) 325-344 Available at - http://www.jstor.org/stable/1485080
  • Nigam, R and Chaturvedi, SK (2000) Foraminiferal study from Kharo creek, Kachchh (Gujarat), north west coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 29 133-138 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/459/1/I_J_Mar_Sci_29_133.pdf

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