Quinqueloculina costata   d'Orbigny,  1878 (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea

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Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy


• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Attankarai INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Visakhapatnam INDIA
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 4 mts)
• 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
  • 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, TV and Rao, MS (1976) Recent foraminifera of Chipurupalle stream, east coast of India Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science Elsevier B.V. 4(3) 291-307 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0302-3524(76)90062-1
  • Rao, KK (1974) Ecology of Mandovi & Zuari estuaries, Goa: Distribution of foraminiferal assemblages Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 3(1) 61-66 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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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