Quinqueloculina polygona   d'Orbigny,  1839 (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Miliolida
Family:Hauerinidae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti Atoll (Lat: 10.58) (Long: 72.6) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Suhelipar Atoll (Lat: 10.07) (Long: 72.25) INDIA
• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.16) (Long: 79.32) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Gujarat, Porbandar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Chorwad INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Ghoghla INDIA (Record: 03/1980)

Literature Source(s)
  • (2002) Lakshadweep Islands biodiversity strategy and action plan (Version: 3)
  • Rao, KK; Sivadas, P; Narayanan, B; Jayalakshmy, KV and Krishnan Kutty, M (1987) Distribution of foraminifera in the lagoons of certain islands of the Lakshadweep Archipelago, Arabian Sea Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Publications and Information Directorate, CSIR, New Delhi 16(3) 161-178 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
  • 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
  • Rao, KK and Srinath, M (2002) Foraminifera from beach sands along Saurashtra coast, north west India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 44 (1 & 2) 22-36 Available at - NIO, Goa

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