Asterorotalia dentata   Parker and Jones,  1866 (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Rotaliidae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Gujarat, Bedi INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Okha INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Dwarka INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Porbandar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Chorwad INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Veraval INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Somnath INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Muldwarka INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Daman and Diu, Diu INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Ghoghla INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Mahuva INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Talaja INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Bhavnagar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai Harbour-Thane creek system INDIA (Record: 1985-1986)
• Maharashtra, Bassein creek-coastal system INDIA (Record: 1985-1986)
• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA
• Karnataka, Karwar INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman, New Wandoor (Lat: 11.52) (Long: 92.64) INDIA (Record: 29/01/2005)
• Kerala, Purakkad (Lat: 76.42) (Long: 9.51) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Kerala, Kochi (Lat: 76.27) (Long: 10.03) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.41) (Long: 85.1) INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 05/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.9) (Long: 85.63) INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 05/1998)
• 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
  • 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 Balasubramanian, T (1996) Distribution of foraminifera in the Cochin Estuary Journal of Marine Biological Association of India 38 (1&2) 50-57 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/2207/2/J_Mar_Biol_Assoc_India_38_50.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
  • Mathew, A and Govindan, K (1995) Macrobenthos in the nearshore coastal system of Bombay Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India (B: Biological Sciences) National Academy of Sciences, India 65 (IV) 411-430 Available at - http://hdl.handle.net/2264/2286
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  • Setty, MGAP and Nigam, R (1984) Benthic foraminifera as pollution indices in the marine environment of west coast of India Riv. Italy Paleontol Stratigr 89(3) 421-436 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Khare, Ns; Chaturvedi, SK and Ingole, B. (2009) Tsunami induced transportation of the coastal marine sediments to distant onshore regions: Some indications from foraminiferal and microbenthic studies of new Wandoor region (andaman & Nicobar). Diaster Advances 2(1) 7-11 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Bhalla, SN; Raghav, KS (1980) Recent foraminifera from beach sands of Malabar Coast Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 9(4) 288-290 Available at - NIO, Goa
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  • 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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