Bishopina guhai   (Jain,  1978) (Ostracod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Ostracoda
Order:Podocopida
Family:Cytherideidae

Description
The type species of the genus, has a prominent rope-shaped ridge running parallel to the outer margin from the antero-dorsal area, continuing to the anterior to reach the middle of the ventral margin, where ir gradually decreases in size and disappears in the reticulation postero-ventrally. The posterior ridge continues to the ventral margin. The surface is furnished marginally with single rows of orate pits; the rest of the surface is smooth.

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Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• West 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
  • Mostafawi, N (2003) Recent Ostracods from the Persian Gulf Senckenbergiana maritima 32 (1/2) 51-75 Available at - http://www.springerlink.com/content/e0x50u8v6w1j0r38/fulltext.pdf


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