Quinqueloculina tropicalis   Cushman,  1924 (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea


Synonym (s)
Miliolina gracilis (d'Orbigny) Brady, 1884

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Attankarai INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Devipattinam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Thondi INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kottaipattinam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Sethubavachattiram INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kodikkarai INDIA
• Maharashtra, Dabhol INDIA
• Maharashtra, Vengurla INDIA
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands 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
  • 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
  • Setty, MGAP (1982) Recent marine microfauna from the continental margin, west coast of India Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 41(11) 674-679 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

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