Asymmetricythere indoiranica   (Jain,  1981) (Ostracod)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Ostracoda
Order:Podocopida
Family:Cytheridae

Description
In the holotype, the carapace is short and tumid in lateral view. The ornamentation consists of 13 prominent longitudinal ridges and a few single intercostal fossae scattered in the antero-ventral area. The three upper ridges forma triangular pattern with the apex positioned almost at the mid-dorsal point.

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Muddy

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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