WoRMS taxon details

Elphidium discoidale (d'Orbigny, 1839)

418086  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:418086)

accepted
Species
Polystomella discoidalis d'Orbigny, 1839 (Opinion of Cushman (1930, 1939), Hofker (1964))
marine
(of Polystomella discoidalis d'Orbigny, 1839) Orbigny, A. D. d'. (1839). Foraminifères, in de la Sagra R., Histoire physique, politique et naturelle de l'ile de Cuba. <em>A. Bertrand.</em> 1-224., available online at https://books.google.pt/books?id=KpVeAAAAcAAJ&pg
page(s): p. 56 pl. 6 fig. 23-24 [details]   
Type locality contained in Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2022). World Foraminifera Database. Elphidium discoidale (d'Orbigny, 1839). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=418086 on 2022-01-23
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2009-10-06 12:38:14Z
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original description  (of Polystomella discoidalis d'Orbigny, 1839) Orbigny, A. D. d'. (1839). Foraminifères, in de la Sagra R., Histoire physique, politique et naturelle de l'ile de Cuba. <em>A. Bertrand.</em> 1-224., available online at https://books.google.pt/books?id=KpVeAAAAcAAJ&pg
page(s): p. 56 pl. 6 fig. 23-24 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Javaux, E. J. J. M. (1999). Benthic foraminifera from the modern sediments of Bermuda Implications for Holocene sea-level Studies. Ph.D. dissertation - Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1-387, available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10222/75105  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Sen Gupta, B. K.; Smith, L. E.; Machain-Castillo, M. L. (2009). Foraminifera of the Gulf of Mexico in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. <em>Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.</em> 87-129. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Le Calvez, Y. (1977). Révision des Foraminifères de la collection d'Orbigny. 2, Foraminifères de l'île de Cuba. <em>Cahiers de Micropaleontologie, CNRS.</em> vol. 2: 1-131.
page(s): p. 69-70; note: Cushman's description of E. discoidale (1930)does not fit with d'Orbigny's species. [details]   

new combination reference Hofker, J. (1964). Foraminifera from the tidal zone in the Netherlands Antilles and other West Indian Islands. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 21: 1-119., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/record/506177
page(s): p. 111 fig. 272 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Cushman, J. A. (1939). A monograph of the foraminiferal Family Nonionidae. <em>United States Geological Survey Professional Papers.</em> 191: 1-123., available online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/0191/report.pdf
page(s): p. 56, pl. 15, figs. 5-7. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Diagnosis According to Le Calvez ( 1977), Cushman's description of E. discoidale (1930)does not fit with d'Orbigny's species. [details]
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