Amphistegina radiata   (Fichtel & Moll,  1798) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Amphisteginidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Nautilus radiatus Fichtel and Moll, 1798
Amphistegina radiata (Fichtel and Moll) Chapman, 1895

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Agatti Atoll (Lat: 10.85) (Long: 72.18) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti Atoll (Lat: 10.58) (Long: 72.6) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Suhelipar Atoll (Lat: 10.07) (Long: 72.25) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Minicoy (Lat: 8.12) (Long: 73.3) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Thondi INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kottaipattinam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kodikkarai INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Dwarka INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Veraval INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Somnath INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Muldwarka INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Visakhapatnam Coast INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• Kerala, Alleppey INDIA
• Kerala, Kayamkulam INDIA
• Kerala, Neendakara INDIA
• Kerala, Paravur INDIA
• Kerala, Veli INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Pentakota INDIA (Record: 22/04/1953)
• Kerala, Purakkad (Lat: 76.42) (Long: 9.51) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.41) (Long: 85.1) INDIA (Record: 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.9) (Long: 85.63) INDIA (Record: 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Tamil Nadu, Vedaranyam (Lat: 10.27) (Long: 79.39) INDIA (Record: 10/2007-03/2010)
• Tamil Nadu, Vedaranyam (Lat: 10.82) (Long: 79.88) INDIA (Record: 10/2007-03/2010)

Literature Source(s)
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