Cancris auriculus   (Fichtel & Moll,  1798) (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Bagginidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Nautilus auricula Fichtel & Moll, 1798

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Porbandar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Bhavnagar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Fossils University of Southampton - School of Ocean and Earth Science Available at - http://www.soton.ac.uk/~bam2/col-index/fossi-lindex/
  • 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
  • Hamsa, KMS and Gandhi, V (1970) Foraminifera collected off Mandapam (Gulf of Mannar) Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 21(1&2) 162-166 Available at - NIO, Goa

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