Rosalina floridana   (Cushman,  1922) (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea


Synonym (s)
Discorbis floridana Cushman, 1922
Rosalina floridensis (Cushman, 1922)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal


• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti Atoll (Lat: 10.58) (Long: 72.6) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Suhelipar Atoll (Lat: 10.07) (Long: 72.25) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Yarada (Lat: 17.65) (Long: 83.27) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Gangavaram (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.25) INDIA
• Gujarat, Bhavnagar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Andhra Pradesh, Visakhapatnam INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA

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
  • Kaladhar, R; Kamalakaram, S; Varma, KU and Rao, VB (1990) Recent Foraminifera from nearshore shelf, south of Visakhapatnam, east coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 19 71-73 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • 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
  • Crevison, HL and Hallock, P Foraminifers as bioindicators: Key subtropical Western Atlantic and Caribbean taxa - Opportunistic taxa Available at -
  • Rao, TV and Rao, MS (1976) Recent foraminifera of Chipurupalle stream, east coast of India Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science Elsevier B.V. 4(3) 291-307 Available at -
  • Raghunathan, C (2008) Studies on oceanic zooplankton in the continental slope of Andaman waters of Bay of Bengal Nature Environment and Pollution Technology Technoscience Publications 7(4) 615-626 Available at -

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