Foraminifera taxon details

Elphidium latispatium Poag, 1966 †

908948  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:908948)

accepted
Species
marine
fossil only
Poag, C. W. (1966). Paynes Hammock (Lower Miocene?) Foraminifera of Alabama and Mississippi. <em>Micropaleontology.</em> 12(4): 393-440., available online at https://doi.org/10.2307/1484788 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2021). World Foraminifera Database. Elphidium latispatium Poag, 1966 †. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=908948 on 2023-01-29
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original description Poag, C. W. (1966). Paynes Hammock (Lower Miocene?) Foraminifera of Alabama and Mississippi. <em>Micropaleontology.</em> 12(4): 393-440., available online at https://doi.org/10.2307/1484788 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Ellis, B. F.; Messina, A. (1940-2015). Catalogue of Foraminifera. <em>Micropaleontology Press, American Museum of Natural History, New York.</em>  [details]   

additional source Smith, L. E.; Sen Gupta, B. K. (2021). Henry V. Howe and his collection of Foraminifera at Louisiana State University. <em>Occasional Papers of the LSU Museum of Natural Science.</em> 91: 1-80., available online at https://sites01.lsu.edu/wp/mnspapers/files/2021/04/Occasional-Paper-91.pdf
note: Holotype, paratype or syntype [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Holotype  HVH 7699, [Oligocene], Paynes Hammock Fm.; “Loc. S19, sample 11, 3.5 ft. above base of Paynes Hammock Formation” taken in a dark blue sand and clay bed, in a section “approximately 270 yards north of Locality CX” and 70 yards north of “the bridge on the Waynesboro-Laurel road (U.S. Highway 84) on the west bank of the Chickasawhay River, west of Waynesboro, Wayne County, Mississippi.” Collected by C. Wylie Poag. Figured: pl. 7, figs. 3, 4.  [details]

Paratype LSUGDM 975, Loc. S19, sample 10, from 2 feet above the base of the Paynes Hammock Formation, taken in a blue-green, argillaceous, loose sand bed with Ostrea blanpiedi; 14 specimens, not figured. [details]