Nannotax3 - ntax_Farinacci - Quaternariella

CATALOG - Quaternariella

Folder trail: ntax_Farinacci -> Q -> Quaternariella
Folders this level: Quadrilateris, Quadrum, Quaternariella, Quinquerhabdus

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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Quaternariella obscura Thomsen 1980
= Quaternariella obscura HOL

Current identification/main database link: Quaternariella HOL Thomsen 1980

Compiled data

Citation: Quaternariella Thomsen 1980
Rank: Genus
Farinacci catalog page (& compiler): 20060
Current citation: Quaternariella HOL Thomsen 1980

Original Description



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Editors' Notes


Thomsen, H. A. (1980a). Quaternariella obscura gen. et sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae) from West Greenland. Phycologia. 19(4): 260-265. gs


Quaternariella: Catalog entry compiled by Richard Howe. Viewed: 30-9-2022

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