Nonion boueanum   (d'Orbigny,  1846) (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy


• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA (Depth: 0-180 mts)
• Kerala, Purakkad (Lat: 76.42) (Long: 9.51) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Kerala, Chellanam (Lat: 76.28) (Long: 9.62) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Goa, Mandovi estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 7.5-8.5 mts)
• Goa, Cumbarjua canal INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 8 mts)
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 3-5 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) 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
  • 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
  • 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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