CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Orbula Foreman 1973

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> O -> Orbula
Other pages this level: Obeliscus, Octodendron, Octopyle, Octotympanum, Odontosphaera, Ommatartus, Ommatocampe, Ommatocoryne, Ommatodiscus, Ommatogramma, Ommatospyris, Orbula, Orodapis, Orona, Oropagis, Oropelex, Oroplegma, Oroscena, Orosphaera, Orostaurus, Orthocornutanna, Otosphaera,

= Orbula comitata
= Orbula discipulus
= Orbula ducalis

Orbula

Citation: Orbula Foreman 1973
Rank: genus
Type species: Orbula ducalis Foreman 1973
Description on pages: 437
Family (traditional): Theoperidae

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Current identification/main database link: Orbula Foreman 1973


Original Description
Shell of two segments with cephalis similar to Bekoma; thorax constricted distally, with three ribs terminating in three solid, short feet.

Etymology: diminutive form of the Latin Orba = orphan.

References:

Foreman, H. P. (1973a). Radiolaria of Leg 10 with systematics and ranges for the families Amphipyndacidae, Artostrobiidae, and Theoperidae. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 10: 407-474. gs


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Orbula compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 19-9-2020

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