Lensia lelouveteau   Totton,  1941 (Hydrozoan)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Hydrozoa
Order:Siphonophorae
Family:Diphyidae

Description
Anterior nectophore : specimen partly damaged; on the whole very transparent; nectophore multistriate and 'onion' shaped; velar ridge present; well developed basal lamellae present; short stalk of somatocyst visible.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Arabian Sea (Record: 01/1962-12/1963)
• Westcoast (Lat: 15.16) (Long: 72.68) INDIA (Record: 01/1962-12/1963)
• West Coast INDIA
• Lakshadweep Sea INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Rengarajan, K (1973) Siphonophores obtained during the cruises of R. V. Varuna from the west coast of India and the Laccadive Sea Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin, India 15(1) 125-129 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/1580/1/Rao_125-259.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rengarajan, K (1975) Distribution of siphonophores along the west coast of India and the Laccadive sea Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 17(1) 56-72 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Boltovskoy, D (Ed.) Zooplankton of the South Atlantic Ocean Marine Species Identification Portal Available at - http://species-identification.org/species.php?species_group=Zsao&menuentry=inleiding

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