Petrosia testudinaria   (Lamarck)  1815 (Sponge)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Porifera
Class: Demospongiae
Order:Haplosclerida
Family:Petrosiidae

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Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Chennai (Lat: 13.09) (Long: 80.29) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA (Record: 2003)

Literature Source(s)
  • Bapuji, M; Sree, A; Mishra, S; Vimala, A; Sahu, SK; Choudhury, S and Thomas, PA (3634) The new sponge resources of Orrisa coast Current Science Indian Acadamy Of Science 77(2) Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Alfred, JRB; Das, AK and Sanyal, AK (Eds.) (1998) Faunal diversity in India ZSI, Calcutta 1-497 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • 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
  • Zoological Survey of India (Eds) (1991) Animal resources of India (Protozoa to Mammalia) ZSI 1-694 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Thomas, PA (1991) Sponges of Papua and New Guinea-part order Haplosclerida Topsent Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, The Marine Biological Association of India, Post Box No. 2673, Dr. Salim Ali Road, Ernakulam, Cochin- 682 031, India 33(1-2) 308-316 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in

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