Metcalfina hexagona   (Quoy & Gaimard,  1824) (Salp)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Thaliacea
Order:Salpida
Family:Salpidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Salpa hexagona Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
(Senior synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Venkatraman, K; Srinivasan, M; Satyanarayana, CH and Prabhakar D (2002) Faunal diversity of Gulf of Mannar biosphere reserve Conservation area series 15 ZSI 77 pp; VIII pla Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

Page last updated on:2010-09-29

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