Triloculina trigonula   (Lamarck,  1804) (Foraminifera)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Foraminifera
Class: Polythalamea
Order:Miliolida
Family:Miliolidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Miliolina trigonula Williamson, 1884
Miliolites trigonula Lamarck, 1804
Triloculina affinis d´Orbigny, 1852

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Agatti Atoll (Lat: 10.85) (Long: 72.18) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti Atoll (Lat: 10.58) (Long: 72.6) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Suhelipar Atoll (Lat: 10.07) (Long: 72.25) INDIA
• Goa (Lat: 15.48) (Long: 73.8) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Yarada (Lat: 17.65) (Long: 83.27) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Gangavaram (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.25) INDIA
• Palk Bay, Off Rameswaram (Lat: 9.16) (Long: 79.32) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Araniar River Estuary (Lat: 13.42) (Long: 80.25) INDIA
• Palk Bay (Lat: 9.5) (Long: 79.25) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Palk Strait INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Estuary INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Veraval INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Somnath INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Ghoghla INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/1997, 03/1998, 05/1998)
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA
• Maharashtra, Dabhol INDIA
• Maharashtra, Vengurla INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Maharashtra, Off Mumbai INDIA (Depth: 0-40 mts)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Pentakota INDIA (Record: 22/04/1953)
• Goa, Mandovi estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 4-8.5 mts)
• Goa, Zuari Estuary INDIA (Record: 03/1972) (Depth: 4 mts)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.41) (Long: 85.1) INDIA (Record: 05/1998)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake (Lat: 19.9) (Long: 85.63) INDIA (Record: 05/1998)

Literature Source(s)
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  • Saad, MAH (1984) Proceedings of the Symposium on Coral Reef environment of the Red Sea King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia 1-681 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • 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
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