Spiroloculina antillarum   d'Orbigny,  1839 (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea

Size: 300 µm.

Synonym (s)
Spiroloculina antillarium d´Orbigny, 1839

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Goa (Lat: 15.48) (Long: 73.8) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Devipattinam INDIA
• Karnataka, Karwar INDIA
• Gujarat, Dwarka INDIA

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
  • Setty, MGAP; Birajdar, SM and Nigam, R (1984) Intertidal Foraminifera from Miramar-Caranzalem shoreline, Goa Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 13 49-51 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Rao, SM and Vedantam, D (1968) Distribution of Foraminifera in the shelf sediments off Visakhapatnam Symposium on Indian Ocean, Part I 491-501 Available at - Library, CASMB, Parangipettai
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Gandhi, SGV; Rajamanickam, M and Nigam, R (2002) Taxonomy and distribution of benthic foraminifera from the sediments off Palk Strait, Tamil Nadu, East Coast of India Journal of the Palaeontological Society of India 47 47-64 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/447/1/J_Palaeontol_Soc_India_47_47.pdf
  • Setty, MGAP and Nigam, R (1984) Benthic foraminifera as pollution indices in the marine environment of west coast of India Riv. Italy Paleontol Stratigr 89(3) 421-436 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Foraminifera gallery - Illustrated catalog Available at - http://www.foraminifera.eu/
  • Raghunathan, C; Gupta, SR; Wangikar, U and Lakhmapurkar, J (2004) A record of live corals along the Saurashtra coast of Gujarat, Arabian Sea Current Science Current Science Association and Indian Academy of Sciences 87(8) 1131-1138 Available at - http://www.ias.ac.in/currsci/oct252004/1131.pdf

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