Poroeponides lateralis   (Terquem,  1878) (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea

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Synonym (s)
Eponides lateralis Cushman, 1931
Pulvinulina lateralis (Terquem, 1884)
Rosalina lateralis Terquem, 1878

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Goa (Lat: 15.48) (Long: 73.8) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Araniar River Estuary (Lat: 13.42) (Long: 80.25) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Visakhapatnam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Gujarat, Kharo Creek INDIA (Record: 12/1994) (Depth: 4-13.5 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • (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
  • 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
  • Reddy, AN and Reddy, KR (1982) Recent Benthonic Foraminifera from the Araniar River Estuary, Tamil Nadu Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 11 249-250 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Rao, TV and Rao, MS (1976) Recent foraminifera of Chipurupalle stream, east coast of India Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science Elsevier B.V. 4(3) 291-307 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0302-3524(76)90062-1
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Hamsa, KMS and Gandhi, V (1970) Foraminifera collected off Mandapam (Gulf of Mannar) Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 21(1&2) 162-166 Available at - NIO, Goa

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