Pararotalia armata   (d'Orbigny)  (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Rotaliida
Family:Rotaliidae

Description
Test free trochospiral and biconvex; chambers few and last whorl comprised of seven chambers; periphery acute and peripheral margin of each chamber ends with a short spine; umbilical area with a clear shell material; wall calcareous with limbate sutures ; aperture situated at base of last formed chamber.


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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:2012-02-08

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