Quinqueloculina vulgaris   d'Orbigny,  1826 (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Miliolida
Family:Hauerinidae

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Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Off Visakhapatnam Coast (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.3) INDIA
• Goa (Lat: 15.48) (Long: 73.8) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Waltair Coast INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Dwarka INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Porbandar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Chorwad INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Somnath INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Daman and Diu, Diu INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Visakhapatnam Coast INDIA
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.83) (Long: 73.06) INDIA (Depth: 51 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.63) (Long: 73.26) INDIA (Depth: 25 mts)
• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA (Depth: 0-40 mts)
• Kerala, Trivandrum INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Pentakota INDIA (Record: 22/04/1953)
• Kerala, Purakkad (Lat: 76.42) (Long: 9.51) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 4 mts)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.41) (Long: 85.1) INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.9) (Long: 85.63) INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)

Literature Source(s)
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