Sigmavirgulina tortuosa   (Brady,  1881) (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Buliminida
Family:Fursenkoinidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Bolivina tortuosa Brady, 1881

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• West Coast (Lat: 15.49) (Long: 73.44) INDIA (Depth: 56 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
  • 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
  • Nigam, R; Prasad, V; Mazumder, A; Garg, R; Saraswat, R and Henriques, PJ (2009) Late Holocene changes in hypoxia off the west coast of India: Micropalaeontological evidences Current Science Current Science Association vol.96(5) 708-713 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/2610

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