Raspailia (Raspailia) fruticosa   Dendy  1887 (Sponge)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Porifera
Class: Demospongiae
Order:Poecilosclerida
Family:Raspailiidae

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Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA (Record: 2003)
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Bay INDIA (Record: 2003)

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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in

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