Spiroloculina planissima   Wiesner,  1912 (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Miliolida
Family:Spiroloculinidae

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Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA (Depth: 0-40 mts)
• Kerala, Trivandrum INDIA
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 7.5 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
  • 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 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
  • Rao, KK (1974) Ecology of Mandovi & Zuari estuaries, Goa: Distribution of foraminiferal assemblages Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 3(1) 61-66 Available at - NIO, Goa

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