CATALOG - Papposphaera

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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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Papposphaera lepida Tangen 1972
= Papposphaera lepida
Papposphaera obpyramidalis Thomsen in Thomsen et al., 1988
= Papposphaera obpyramidalis
Papposphaera sagittifera Manton et al., 1976
= Papposphaera sagittifera
Papposphaera sarion Thomsen 1981
= Papposphaera sarion
Papposphaera simplicissima Thomsen in Thomsen et al., 1988
= Papposphaera simplicissima
Papposphaera thomsenii Norris 1983
= Papposphaera thomsenii

Current identification/main database link: Papposphaera Tangen, 1972

Compiled data

Citation: Papposphaera Tangen 1972
Rank: Genus
Type species: Papposphaera lepida Tangen (1972)
Farinacci catalog page (& compiler): 11132
Language: EN
Current citation: Papposphaera Tangen, 1972


Tangen, K. (1972). Papposphaera lepida, gen. nov. n. sp., a new marine coccolithophorid from Norwegian coastal waters. Norwegian Journal of Botany. 19: 171-178. gs


Papposphaera: Catalog entry compiled by Anna Farinacci. Viewed: 18-4-2021

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