Asterorotalia pulchella   (d'Orbigny,  1839) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Rotaliidae

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Description
Spines developed in first whorl, run through older whorls and pierces straight through a chamber.


Synonym (s)
Calcarina pulchella d'Orbigny, 1839

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Palk Bay INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Ameer, KMSH (1972) Foraminifera of the Palk Bay and Gulf of Mannar Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India 14 (1) 418-424 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/1753/1/Hamsa_418-424.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:2012-02-02

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