Eponides repandus   (Fichel & Moll,  1798) (Foraminifera)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polythalamea


Synonym (s)
Nautilus repandus Fichtel & Moll, 1798
Pulvinulina repanda (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)
Rotalina berthelotiana d'Orbigny, 1839

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal


• 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
• Kerala, Trivandrum INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Porbandar INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Chorwad INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Veraval INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Somnath INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Ghoghla INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Gujarat, Mahuva INDIA (Record: 03/1980)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai Harbour-Thane creek system INDIA (Record: 1985-1986)
• Maharashtra, Bassein creek-coastal system INDIA (Record: 1985-1986)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 17.58) (Long: 73.1) INDIA (Depth: 15 mts)
• Off Maharashtra (Lat: 16.45) (Long: 73.3) INDIA (Depth: 24 mts)
• Maharashtra, Thane Creek INDIA
• Kerala, Alleppey INDIA
• Kerala, Neendakara INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi (Lat: 76.27) (Long: 10.03) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Kerala, Chellanam (Lat: 76.28) (Long: 9.62) INDIA (Record: 10/1976)
• Tamil Nadu, Vedaranyam (Lat: 10.27) (Long: 79.39) INDIA (Record: 10/2007-03/2010)
• Tamil Nadu, Vedaranyam (Lat: 10.82) (Long: 79.88) INDIA (Record: 10/2007-03/2010)

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
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Kurian, CV (1953) A preliminary survey of the bottom fauna and bottom deposits of the Travancore coast within the 15-fathom line Proceedings of the National Institute of Sciences of India 19 746–775 Available at - http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/rawdataupload/upload/insa/INSA_1/20005b8b_747.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
  • Mathew, A and Govindan, K (1995) Macrobenthos in the nearshore coastal system of Bombay Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India (B: Biological Sciences) National Academy of Sciences, India 65 (IV) 411-430 Available at - http://hdl.handle.net/2264/2286
  • 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) Pollution effects monitoring with foraminifera as indices in the Thana creek, Bombay area. International Journal of Environmental Studies Gordon and Breach science publishers, Inc. 18(3&4) 205-209 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00207238208709947
  • Robin, RS; Srinivasan, M and Chandrasekar, K (2009) Distribution of Zooplankton from Arabian Sea, along Southern Kerala (Southwest Coast of India) During the Cruise Current Research Journal of Biological Sciences Maxwell Scientific Organization 1(3) 155-159 Available at - http://maxwellsci.com/print/crjbs/%283%29155-159.pdf
  • Bhalla, SN; Raghav, KS (1980) Recent foraminifera from beach sands of Malabar Coast Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 9(4) 288-290 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Manikannan, R; Asokan, S and Ali, AHMS (2011) Studies on species composition of plankton in the great Vedaranyam swamp of the Point Calimere wildlife sanctuary, Tamil Nadu, India World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences IDOSI 3(4) 283-289 Available at - http://www.idosi.org/wjfms/wjfms3(4)11/4.pdf

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