Noctiluca miliaris   Suriray ex Lamarck,  1816 (Dinoflagellate)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Myzozoa
Class: Noctilucea
Order:Noctilucida
Family:Noctilucaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Karnataka, Gangavali Estuary (Lat: 15.58) (Long: 74.25) INDIA
• Goa, Terekhol Estuary (Lat: 15.72) (Long: 73.7) INDIA
• Bay of Bengal (Lat: 15) (Long: 90) INDIA
• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary (Lat: 20.28) (Long: 86.70) INDIA (Record: 2005)
• West Bengal, Hugli Matla Estuary INDIA
• Kerala, Alleppey, Ambalapuzha Coast INDIA (Record: 1971-1972)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • Dhargalkar, V and Ingole, B (2005) Survey of inventorization of coastal biodiversity at three estuarine sites along the central west coast of India 1 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Aziz, A and Nurul, IAKM (1979) Marine dinoflagellates from the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences 3 41-49 Available at - Zoological Records (Bangladesh)
  • Saad, MAH (1984) Proceedings of the Symposium on Coral Reef environment of the Red Sea King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia 1-681 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
  • Naik, S; Acharya, BC and Mohapatra, A (2009) Seasonal variations of phytoplankton in Mahanadi estuary, east coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 38(2) 184-190 Available at - http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/4669/1/IJMS%2038%282%29%20184-190.pdf
  • Shetty, HPC; Saha, SB and Ghosh, BB (1963) Observations on the distribution and fluctuations of plankton in the Hooghly-Matlah estuarine system, with notes on their relation to commercial fish landings Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Council of Agricultural Research 8 (2) 326-363 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Animal Photo Album Available at - http://www.animalpicturesarchive.com/
  • Nair, PVR; Gopinathan, CP; Balachandran, VK; Mathew, KJ; Regunathan, A; Rao, DS and Murty, AVS (1984) Ecology of mudbanks - Phytoplankton productivity in Alleppey mudbank Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 31 28-35 Available at - eprints.cmfri.org.in/733/1/Bulletin_No_31.pdf

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