Perna indica [Status Unaccepted]   Kuriakose & Nair,  1976 (Mussel)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Mytiloida
Family:Mytilidae

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Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Green Mussel
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Kalpakkam INDIA (Record: 1987-1988)
• Andhra Pradesh, Visakhapatnam INDIA
• INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar (Lat: 78.13) (Long: 8.58) INDIA (Record: 01/1994- 12/1995)
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar (Lat: 79.5) (Long: 9.33) INDIA (Record: 01/1994- 12/1995)

Literature Source(s)
  • Sasikumar, N; Rajagopal, S and Nair, KVK (1989) Seasonal and vertical distribution of macrofoulants in Kalpakkam coastal waters Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 18(4) 270-275 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Lovatelli, A. (1990) Regional seafarming resources Atlas Available at - http://www.fao.org/docrep/field/003/AB708E/AB708E02.htm
  • Pati, SK; Rao, MV; Balaji, M and Pachu, AV (2011) Community Structure of fouling on a sunken vessel from Visakhapatnam harbour, east coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India 53(1) 14-20 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Pillai, PKM and Augustine, SK (2000) A code list of common marine living resources of the Indian seas CMFRI Special Publication No.12 CMFRI 1-115 Available at - eprints.cmfri.org.in/3975/1/Special_Publication_No_12_Revised.pdf
  • Hameed, PS and Somasundaram, SSN (1998) A survey of bivalve molluscs in Gulf of Mannar, India Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian journal of Fisheries for the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Kochi, India 45(2) 177-181 Available at - http://epubs.icar.org.in/ejournal/index.php/IJF/article/download/8741/3650

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