Kangarina abyssicola   (Muller,  1894) (Ostracod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Ostracoda
Order:Podocopida
Family:Cytheruridae

Image copyrights: The Palaeontological Society Of India

Description
It is characteristic of its small size of its carapace, arrangement of ridges and the occurrence of subrounded pittings on the surface.


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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.25) (Long: 79.31) INDIA (Depth: 1-12 mts)
• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.28) (Long: 79.58) INDIA (Depth: 1-12 mts)
• Tamil Nadu, Off Tuticorin INDIA
• Gujarat, Mandvi beach INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sridhar, SGD; Hussain, SM; Kumar, V and Periakali, P (2002) Recent benthic ostracoda from Palk Bay, off Rameswaram, southeast coast of India Journal Of The Palaeontological Society Of India The Palaeontological Society Of India 47 17-39 Available at - palaeontologicalsociety.in/vol47/v2.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2011-03-25

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