Foraminifera taxon details

Alveolophragmium Shchedrina, 1936

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Alveolophragmium orbiculatum Shchedrina, 1936 (type by original designation)
Alveophragmium · unaccepted (Incorrect subsequent spelling)


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  1. Species Alveolophragmium arenaceum Hofker, 1959 †
  2. Species Alveolophragmium becki Bandy & Arnal, 1957
  3. Species Alveolophragmium crassum (Reuss, 1867) †
  4. Species Alveolophragmium diversum McCulloch, 1981
  5. Species Alveolophragmium gratum Podobina, 1966 †
  6. Species Alveolophragmium indicum Govindan, 2004 †
  7. Species Alveolophragmium macellarii Huber, 1988 †
  8. Species Alveolophragmium obliquicameratum (Marks, 1951) †
  9. Species Alveolophragmium orbiculatum Shchedrina, 1936
  10. Species Alveolophragmium peruvianum Maync, 1952 †
  11. Species Alveolophragmium polarensis O'Neill, 1981 †
  12. Species Alveolophragmium simplex Krymsalova, 1980 †
  13. Species Alveolophragmium zealandicum Vella, 1957
  14. Species Alveolophragmium advenum (Cushman, 1925) accepted as Haplophragmoides advena Cushman, 1925
  15. Species Alveolophragmium canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1839) accepted as Haplophragmoides canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1839)
  16. Species Alveolophragmium columbiensis (Cushman, 1925) accepted as Labrospira columbiensis (Cushman, 1925)
  17. Species Alveolophragmium crassimargo (Norman, 1892) accepted as Cribrostomoides crassimargo (Norman, 1892) accepted as Labrospira crassimargo (Norman, 1892)
  18. Species Alveolophragmium jeffreysii (Williamson, 1858) accepted as Cribrostomoides jeffreysii (Williamson, 1858)
  19. Species Alveolophragmium nitidum (Goës, 1896) accepted as Cribrostomoides nitidus (Goës, 1896)
  20. Species Alveolophragmium planum Bykova, 1939 † accepted as Popovia plana (Bykova, 1939) † (Type species of Popovia)
  21. Species Alveolophragmium ringens (Brady, 1879) accepted as Buzasina ringens (Brady, 1879)
  22. Species Alveolophragmium scitulum (Brady, 1881) accepted as Veleroninoides scitulus (Brady, 1881)
  23. Species Alveolophragmium subglobosum (Cushman, 1910) accepted as Cribrostomoides subglobosus (Cushman, 1910)
  24. Species Alveolophragmium venezuelanum Maync, 1952 accepted as Reticulophragmium venezuelanum (Maync, 1952)
  25. Species Alveolophragmium wiesneri (Parr, 1950) accepted as Veleroninoides wiesneri (Parr, 1950) accepted as Cribrostomoides wiesneri (Parr, 1950)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Shchedrina, Z. G. (1936), Alveolophragmium orbiculatum nov. gen. nov. sp., Zoologischer Anzeiger 114:312-319.
page(s): p. 312 [details]   
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Alveolophragmium Shchedrina, 1936. Accessed at: on 2024-04-20
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original description Shchedrina, Z. G. (1936), Alveolophragmium orbiculatum nov. gen. nov. sp., Zoologischer Anzeiger 114:312-319.
page(s): p. 312 [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

basis of record Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. <em>[Online Nomenclator Zoologicus at Checklistbank. Ubio link has gone].</em> , available online at [details]   

additional source Sabbatini, A.; Morigi, C.; Ravaioli, M.; Negri, A. (2004). Abyssal benthic foraminifera in the Polar Front region (Pacific sector): Faunal composition, standing stock and size structure. <em>Chemistry and Ecology.</em> 20(sup1): S117-S129., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Diagnosis Test planispirally enrolled, involute, relatively few chambers per whorl, sutures radial, periphery broadly rounded; wall coarsely agglutinated, outer wall with imperforate epidermis and alveolar subepidermal layer; aperture a low arch just above the base of the apertural face, completely bordered by a narrow lip. Holocene; New Zealand; Sea of Japan; Okhotsk Sea; Kara Sea. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]