Viscosia carnleyensis   Ditlevsen  (Marine Worm)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Nematoda
Class: Adenophorea
Order:Enoplida
Family:Oncholaimidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Oncholaimus carnleyensis Ditlevsen, 1921
Viscosia carnleyensis tropica Kreis, 1932

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Pichavaram INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai Coast INDIA
• Kerala, Paravur Backwaters INDIA (Record: 02/1974-01/1975)

Literature Source(s)
  • Chinnadurai, G and Fernando, OJ (2007) Meiofauna of mangroves of the southeast coast of India with special reference to the free-living marine nematode assemblage Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 72 329-336
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Azis, PKA and Nair, NB (1983) Meiofauna of the Edava-Nadayara Paravur backwater system south west coast of India Mahasagar-Bulletin of the National Institute of Oceanography National Institute of Oceanography 16(1) 55-65 Available at - http://ijs.nio.org/index.php/msagar/article/view/2266/2242

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