CATALOG - Discolithina


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Original descriptions of taxa. For coccolithophores, and many calcispheres, these are pages from the Catalog of Calcareous Nannofossils. In other cases (e.g. non-calcifying haptophytes) the data is directly compiled on this site. The "Catalogue of Calcareous Nannofossils" was compiled by Prof A. Farinacci 1969-1989 and updated by Richard Howe 2000-2016 - see also this page.
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= Pontosphaera wechesensis
= Pontosphaera latoculata
= Pontosphaera ocellata
= Pontosphaera discopora
= Pontosphaera multipora
= Pontosphaera multipora
= Pontosphaera multipora
= Pontosphaera enormis
= Tortolithus furlongii
= Tortolithus hallii
= Pontosphaera japonica
= Pontosphaera latoculata
= Pontosphaera japonica
= Pontosphaera plana
= Tortolithus pagei
= Orastrum porosuturalis
= Pontosphaera pygmaea
= Pontosphaera exilis
= Pontosphaera versa
= Pontosphaera plana


Current identification/main database link: Pontosphaera Lohmann, 1902

Compiled data

Citation: Discolithina Loeblich & Tappan 1963
Rank: Genus
Type species: Discolithus vigintiforatus Kamptner (1948)
Farinacci catalog page (& compiler): 5103
Language: EN

References:

Loeblich, A. R. & Tappan, H. (1963). Type fixation and validation of certain calcareous nannoplankton genera. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 76: 191-198. gs


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Discolithina: Catalog entry compiled by Anna Farinacci. Viewed: 28-9-2020

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