Fibularia ovulum   Lamarck,  1816 (Sand Dollar)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Echinoidea
Order:Clypeasteroida
Family:Fibulariidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Echinocyamus craniolaris (Gray, 1872)
(Subjective junior synonym)
Echinocyamus ovulum (Lamarck, 1816)
Fibularia craniolaris Gray, 1872
(Subjective junior synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, North Reef Island INDIA
• Lakshadweep 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
  • Rich, M (1989) Living and Fossil Genera of the Clypeasteroida (Echinoidea:Echinodermata): An Illustrated Key and Annotataed Checklist Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C. 488 18629 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Rao, GC; Rao, DV and Devi, K (1994) A faunal exploration of the North Reef Island sanctuary, North Andaman Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 10(1&2) 68-81 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • James, DB (1989) Echinoderms of Lakshadweep and their zoogeography Marine living resources of the union territory of Lakshadweep: An indicative survey with suggestions for development Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI 43 97-144 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/8213/1/Bulletin_No_43.pdf

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