Elphidium excavatum   (Terquem,  1875) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Elphidiidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Cribrononion excavatum (Terquem, 1875)
Elphidium selseyense (Terquem, 1875)
Polystomella excavata Terquem, 1875
Cribroelphidium excavatum (Terquem, 1875)
Elphidium excavatum f. excavatum (Terquem, 1875)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.16) (Long: 79.32) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Araniar River Estuary (Lat: 13.42) (Long: 80.25) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Gujarat, Bedi INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Mahuva INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Talaja INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.41) (Long: 85.1) INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.9) (Long: 85.63) INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)

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
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, KK and Srinath, M (2002) Foraminifera from beach sands along Saurashtra coast, north west India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 44 (1 & 2) 22-36 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Jayalakshmy, KV and Rao, KK (2003) Multivariate statistical study with a factor analysis of foraminiferal fauna from the Chilka Lake, India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 45(2) 133-143 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Rao, KK; Jayalakshmy, KV; Venugopal, P; Gopalakrishnan, TC and Rajagopal, MD (2000) Foraminifera from the Chilka Lake on the east coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 42(1&2) 47-61 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Jayalakshmy, KV and Rao, KK (2001) Frequency distribution of foraminifera in the Chilka lake Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India 43 (1-2) 65 - 80 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/371/1/J_Mar_Biol_Assoc_India_43_65.pdf

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