Cirolana parva   Hansen,  1890 (Isopod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Isopoda
Family:Cirolanidae

Description
Color: Yellowish white

Dorsal surface of the body smooth and pigmented. Terminal segment not rounded. Outer ramus of uropod slightly shorter and much narrower. All paraeopods ambulatory not prehensile.


Synonym (s)
Cirolana parva Chilton, 1924

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• West Bengal, Gadiwara INDIA (Record: 31/03/1989)
• West Bengal, Hugli INDIA
• Orissa INDIA
• West Bengal, Sibganj INDIA (Record: 31/03/1989)
• West Bengal, Majerchar INDIA (Record: 07/01/1989)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• West Bengal, South 24 Parganas INDIA
• Lakshadweep INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Ghatak, SS (1995) Isopoda: Crustacea Estuarine ecosystem series, Part 2: Hugli Matla Estuary ZSI, Calcutta 191-197 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Das, AK and Roy, MKD (1989) A general account of the mangrove fauna of Andaman and Nicobar islands Fauna of conservation areas Zoological survey of India 1-152 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Roy, MK (2010) Diversity and Distribution of Crustacea Fauna in wetlands of West Bengal Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 7(2) 147-187 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Roy, MKD (2006) Marine wood-borers of Andaman and Nicobar islands with key to species Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 3(2) 131-142 Available at - NIO, Goa

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