Elphidium craticulatum   (Fichtel & Moll,  1798) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Elphidiidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Naulilis craticulus Fichtel and Moll, 1798
Elphidium craticulatum (Fitchel and Moll) Cushman, 1933
Cellanthus craticulatus (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)
Elphidium parri Cushman, 1936
Nautilus craticulatus Fichtel & Moll, 1798

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.21) (Long: 73.16) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Andhra Pradesh, Waltair Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Attankarai INDIA
• Gujarat, Porbandar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Chorwad INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Veraval INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Somnath INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Pentakota INDIA (Record: 22/04/1953)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.41) (Long: 85.1) INDIA (Record: 03/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.9) (Long: 85.63) INDIA (Record: 03/1998)
• Gujarat, Kharo Creek INDIA (Record: 12/1994) (Depth: 4-13.5 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, GC and Ganapati, PN (1966) The interstitial fauna inhabiting the beach sands of Waltair coast Proceedings of the National Institute of Sciences of India 34(2) Available at - http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/rawdataupload/upload/insa/INSA_1/20005b75_82.pdf
  • Gandhi, SGV; Rajamanickam, M and Nigam, R (2002) Taxonomy and distribution of benthic foraminifera from the sediments off Palk Strait, Tamil Nadu, East Coast of India Journal of the Palaeontological Society of India 47 47-64 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/447/1/J_Palaeontol_Soc_India_47_47.pdf
  • 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
  • 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
  • Setty, MGAP and Nigam, R (1980) Microenvironments and anomalous benthic foraminiferal distribution within the neritic regime of the Dabhol-Vengurla sector (Arabian Sea) Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia 86(2) 417-428 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Hussain, SM; Krishnamurthy, R; Gandhi, SM; Ilayaraja, K; Ganesan, P and Mohan, SP (2006) Micropalaeontological investigations on tsunamigenic sediments of Andaman Islands Current Science Current Science Association and Indian Academy of Sciences 91(12) 1655-1667 Available at - http://www.iisc.ernet.in/currsci/dec252006/1655.pdf
  • Vedantam, D and Rao, MS (1970) Recent foraminifera from off Pentakota, east coast of India Micropaleontology The Micropaleontology Project, Inc. 16(3) 325-344 Available at - http://www.jstor.org/stable/1485080
  • 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
  • Nigam, R and Chaturvedi, SK (2000) Foraminiferal study from Kharo creek, Kachchh (Gujarat), north west coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 29 133-138 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/459/1/I_J_Mar_Sci_29_133.pdf

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