Cancris oblonga     (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Bagginidae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.16) (Long: 79.32) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Visakhapatnam Coast INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Pentakota INDIA (Record: 22/04/1953)

Literature Source(s)
  • (2002) Tripura state biodiversity strategy and action plan Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, MS; Vedantam, D and Rao, JN (1979) Distribution and ecology of benthonic foraminifera in the sediments of the Visakhapatnam shelf, east coast of India Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology Elsevier 27 349-369 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0031-0182(79)90107-X
  • 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

Page last updated on:2012-02-03

Back to Search