Pleurobrachia pileus   (Muller,  1776) (Comb Jelly)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Ctenophora
Class: Tentaculata
Order:Cydippida
Family:Pleurobrachiidae

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Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Sea Gooseberry (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Porto Novo INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi INDIA
• Kerala, Alleppey INDIA
• Kerala, Kayamkulam INDIA
• Kerala, Neendakara INDIA
• Kerala, Paravur INDIA
• Kerala, Veli 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
  • Krishnamurthy, K (1965) Seasonal variation in the plankton of Porto Novo waters (India) Hydrobiologia Springer 29(1-2) 226-238 Available at - http://www.springerlink.com/content/n81g3x442qg28ljn/fulltext.pdf
  • Robin, RS; Srinivasan, M and Chandrasekar, K (2009) Distribution of Zooplankton from Arabian Sea, along Southern Kerala (Southwest Coast of India) During the Cruise Current Research Journal of Biological Sciences Maxwell Scientific Organization 1(3) 155-159 Available at - http://maxwellsci.com/print/crjbs/%283%29155-159.pdf
  • Encyclopedia of Life Available at - http://www.eol.org/

Page last updated on:2011-09-09

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