Tintinnopsis nucula   (Fol,  1884) (Ciliata)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Spirotrichea
Order:Tintinnida
Family:Codonellidae

Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.77) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi (Lat: 10.16) (Long: 76.41) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Muttukadu INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Mangesh, UG Role of microzooplankton in the food chain dynamics of some tropical marine environments-Ph. D thesis Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Godhantaraman, N (2001) Seasonal variations in taxonomic composition, abundance and food web relationship of microzooplankton in estuarine and mangrove waters, Parangipettai region, southeast coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 30 151-160 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Godhantaraman, N (2002) Seasonal variations in species composition, abundance, biomass and estimated production rates of tintinnids at tropical estuarine and mangrove waters, Parangipettai, southeast coast of India Journal of Marine Systems Elsevier 36(3-4) 161-171 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0924-7963(02)00185-9
  • Jyothibabu, R; Madhu, NV; Jayalakshmi, KV; Balachandran, KK; Shiyas, CA; Martin, GD and Nair, KKC (2006) Impact of freshwater influx on microzooplankton mediated food web in a tropical estuary (Cochin backwaters - India) Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science Elsevier 69(3-4) 505-518 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2006.05.013
  • Chitra, J; Ramanibai, R (2010) Diversity of Microzooplankton (tintinnida) in Muttukadu backwaters, South East coast of India Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 7(1) 45-52 Available at - NIO,Goa

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