Stephensonactis ornata   Panikkar,  1936 (Sea Anemone)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order:Actiniaria
Family:Haliactiidae

Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Lat: 10) (Long: 93) INDIA
• West Coast INDIA
• East Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Adyar Backwaters INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Cooum Estuary (Lat: 13.16) (Long: 80.26) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Fautin, DG (2008) Hexacorallians of the World Available at - http://geoportal.kgs.ku.edu/hexacoral/anemone2/index.cfm
  • Ocean Biogeographic Information System Available at - http://www.iobis.org/
  • Parulekar, A (1990) Actiniarian sea anemone fauna of India Marine biofouling and power plants. Proceeding of marine biodeterioration with reference to power plant cooling systems IGCAR 218-228 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/2461/2/Mar_Biofouling_Power_Plants_1990_218.pdf
  • Panikkar, NK and Aiyar, RG (1937) The brackish water fauna of Madras Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Section B Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, India 6(5) 284-337 Available at - NIO, Goa

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