Trochammina inflata   (Montagu,  1808) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Trochamminida
Family:Trochamminidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Nautilus inflatus Montagu, 1808

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Off Visakhapatnam Coast (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.3) INDIA
• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.16) (Long: 79.32) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Waltair Coast INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.58) (Long: 73.1) INDIA (Depth: 15 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.58) (Long: 73) INDIA (Depth: 25 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.58) (Long: 72.9) INDIA (Depth: 34 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.38) (Long: 73.03) INDIA (Depth: 32 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.4) (Long: 73.11) INDIA (Depth: 20 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.21) (Long: 73.16) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.2) (Long: 73.08) INDIA (Depth: 37 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.2) (Long: 73) INDIA (Depth: 47 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.03) (Long: 73.01) INDIA (Depth: 50 mts)
• Goa, Mandovi-Zuari-Cumbarjua estuarine complex INDIA
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.03) (Long: 73.2) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.83) (Long: 73.23) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.81) (Long: 73.15) INDIA (Depth: 36 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.83) (Long: 73.06) INDIA (Depth: 51 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.63) (Long: 73.08) INDIA (Depth: 48 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.63) (Long: 73.16) INDIA (Depth: 37 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.63) (Long: 73.26) INDIA (Depth: 25 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.45) (Long: 73.3) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.45) (Long: 73.2) INDIA (Depth: 36 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.23) (Long: 73.25) INDIA (Depth: 45 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.21) (Long: 73.35) INDIA (Depth: 25 mts)
• Karnataka, Karwar INDIA
• Maharashtra, Ratnagiri INDIA
• Goa, Mandovi estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972)
• Goa, Cumbarjua canal INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 3.5-5 mts)
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 3-5 mts)
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam 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
  • Sarma, ALN (1977) The phytal fauna of Sargassum off Visakhapatnam coast Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India, Ernakulam, Cochin-682 011, India 16(3) 741-755 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Kumar, V and Manivannan, V (2001) Benthic foraminiferal responses to bottom water charecteristics in the Palk Bay, off Rameswaram, southeast coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 30 173-179 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Rao, GC and Ganapati, PN (1966) The interstitial fauna inhabiting the beach sands of Waltair coast Proceedings of the National Institute of Sciences of India 34(2) Available at - http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/rawdataupload/upload/insa/INSA_1/20005b75_82.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, KK and Balasubramanian, T (1996) Distribution of foraminifera in the Cochin Estuary Journal of Marine Biological Association of India 38 (1&2) 50-57 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/2207/2/J_Mar_Biol_Assoc_India_38_50.pdf
  • Setty, MGAP and Nigam, R (1980) Microenvironments and anomalous benthic foraminiferal distribution within the neritic regime of the Dabhol-Vengurla sector (Arabian Sea) Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia 86(2) 417-428 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Setty, MGAP (1982) Recent marine microfauna from the continental margin, west coast of India Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 41(11) 674-679 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Javaux, EJ and Scott, DB (2003) Illustration of modern benthic foraminifera from Bermuda and remarks on distribution in other subtropical/tropical areas Palaeontologia Electronica 6(1) Available at - http://palaeo-electronica.org/2003_1/benthic/issue1_03.htm
  • 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
  • Rao, KK (1974) Ecology of Mandovi & Zuari estuaries, Goa: Distribution of foraminiferal assemblages Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 3(1) 61-66 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Hamsa, KMS and Gandhi, V (1970) Foraminifera collected off Mandapam (Gulf of Mannar) Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 21(1&2) 162-166 Available at - NIO, Goa

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