Foraminifera taxon details

Orbitosiphon Rao, 1940 †

848005  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:848005)

accepted
Genus
marine
fossil only
Rao, S. R. N. (1940). On Orbitosiphon, a new genus of orbitoidal Foraminifera from the Ranikot beds of the Punjab Salt Range (N.W. India). <em>Current Science, Bangalor.</em> 9: 414-415., available online at http://www.currentscience.ac.in/cs/Downloads/article_id_009_09_0414_0415_0.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Gross, O. (2018). World Foraminifera Database. Orbitosiphon Rao, 1940 †. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera.../aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=848005 on 2019-07-19
Date
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by
2015-05-20 09:13:57Z
created
2017-06-03 09:26:49Z
changed
2018-01-06 16:02:11Z
changed

original description Rao, S. R. N. (1940). On Orbitosiphon, a new genus of orbitoidal Foraminifera from the Ranikot beds of the Punjab Salt Range (N.W. India). <em>Current Science, Bangalor.</em> 9: 414-415., available online at http://www.currentscience.ac.in/cs/Downloads/article_id_009_09_0414_0415_0.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Grammatical gender The ICZN specifies: "30.1.2. a genus-group name that is or ends in a Greek word transliterated into Latin without other changes takes the gender given for that word in standard Greek dictionaries."
σίφων is masculine in ancient Greek, the genus is masculine. [details]