Cinachyra cavernosa [Status Unaccepted]   (Lamarck, 1815 sensu Tsurnamal,  1969) (Sponge)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Porifera
Class: Demospongiae
Order:Spirophorida
Family:Tetillidae

Description

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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Bay INDIA
• Off Orissa Coast 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
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in
  • Thomas, PA; Sree, A; Bapuji, M; Rao, KM and Murthy, KSR (2002) Biodiversity, zoogeography and affinity of Orissa sponges Proceedings of the National Conference on Utilization of Bioresources - NATCUB-2002 Allied Publishers; New Delhi 351-360 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1353

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