Nonion elongatum     (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea


Synonym (s)
Nonion elongatum (d'Orbigny) Cushman, 1939

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kodikkarai INDIA
• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA
• Maharashtra, Thane Creek INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • 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 -
  • Anantha, MG; Setty, P and Nigam, R (1986) Benthic foraminifers as indices of diversity and hyposalinity in a morden clastic shelf regime, off Bombay, India Biology of benthic marine organisms 283-288 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Setty, MGAP (1982) Pollution effects monitoring with foraminifera as indices in the Thana creek, Bombay area. International Journal of Environmental Studies Gordon and Breach science publishers, Inc. 18(3&4) 205-209 Available at -

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