Original descriptions of taxa. For coccolithophores, and many calcispheres, these are pages from the Farinacci & Howe 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 originally compiled by Prof A. Farinacci 1969-1989, since 2000 it has been updated and extended by Richard Howe - see The Farinacci and Howe Catalog - an Introduction.
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Arkhangelskiella confusus .pdf
Current identification/main database link:
Citation: Arkhangelskiella confusus Burnett 1997Rank: SpeciesLanguage: ENType age (chronostrat): Campanian-MaastrichtianStandardised type level: 080_UPPER CRETACEOUSType locality: North SeaType repository: London, UCLRepository Country: UKFarinacci catalog page (& compiler): 15007
Size: Etymology: Extra details from original publication
Burnett, J. A. (1997c). New species and new combinations of Cretaceous nannofossils and a note on the origin of Petrarhabdus (Deflandre) Wise & Wind. Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 19(2): 133-146. gsVO
Arkhangelskiella confusus: Catalog entry compiled by Richard Howe. Viewed: 5-10-2022