Foraminifera taxon details

Spirillinidae Reuss & Fritsch, 1861

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Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2021). World Foraminifera Database. Spirillinidae Reuss & Fritsch, 1861. Accessed at: on 2023-12-11
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2005-07-07 08:13:24Z
2010-03-25 10:31:03Z

basis of record Patterson, D. (2001). Platypus checklist of Protoctista [details]   

additional source Loeblich, A. R.; Tappan, H. (1987). Foraminiferal Genera and their Classification. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York. 970pp., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Gross, O. (2001). Foraminifera, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 60-75 (look up in IMIS[details]   
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Diagnosis Spherical proloculus followed by nonseptate enrolled tubular chamber, planispiral or low to high trochospiral, or may enroll back on itself to result in a double-layered cone; aperture single at open end of tube or tube may be closed terminally. U. Triassic to Holocene. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]