Ptychodera flava     (Marine Worm)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Hemichordata
Class: Enteropneusta
Order:Enteropneusta
Family:Ptychoderidae

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Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA (Record: 2008)

Literature Source(s)
  • Sharief, SD and Azariah, J (1997) Variations in the inorganic ions and trace metals in the body parts of the Indian hemichordate Ptychodera flava (Hemichordata: Enteropneusta) Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 26 218-220 Available at - http://www.bioline.org.br/abstract?im97045
  • Alfred, JRB; Das, AK and Sanyal, AK (Eds.) (1998) Faunal diversity in India ZSI, Calcutta 1-497 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Zoological Survey of India (Eds) (1991) Animal resources of India (Protozoa to Mammalia) ZSI 1-694 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Nagabhushanam, AK and Krishnan, S (1993) Observations on the distribution of some of the marine organism inhabiting the inter-tidal zone along the western continental shelf of the Bay of Bengal, with particular reference to the Tamil Nadu coastal strip Records of the Zoological Survey of India 93(3-4) 449-490 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, DVS; Rao, KS; Iyer, CSP and Chittibabu, P (2008) Possible ecological consequences from the Sethu Samudram Canal Project, India Marine Pollution Bulletin Elsevier 56(2) 170-186 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2007.10.018

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