Foraminifera taxon details

Elphidiidae Galloway, 1933

111922  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:111922)

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  1. Genus Bangiana Drobne, Ogorelec & Riccamboni, 2007 †
  2. Subfamily Elphidiinae Galloway, 1933
    1. Genus Cribroelphidium Cushman & Brönnimann, 1948
    2. Genus Cribrononion Thalmann, 1947
    3. Genus Elphidium Montfort, 1808
    4. Genus Pellatispirella Hanzawa, 1937 †
    5. Genus Porosononion Putrya in Voloshinova, 1958
    6. Genus Rectoelphidiella He, Hu & Wang, 1965
    7. Genus Stomoloculina He, Hu & Wang, 1965
    8. Genus Andromedes Montfort, 1808 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, Opinion of Cushman (1927))
    9. Genus Canalifera Krasheninnikov, 1953 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Name not available ICZN Art. 13(a)(i) Elphidium eichwaldi was a nomen nudum at time of erection of the genus fide Ellis and Messina database.)
    10. Genus Carpenterella Krasheninnikov, 1953 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    11. Genus Cellanthus Montfort, 1808 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, Opinion of Cushman (1927))
    12. Genus Cellulia Agassiz, 1844 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, err. emend.)
    13. Genus Cryptoelphidiella Feyling-Hanssen, 1971 accepted as Elphidiella Cushman, 1936 (Subjective junior synonym in opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    14. Genus Delosinella Collins, 1981 accepted as Rectoelphidiella He, Hu & Wang, 1965 (Subjective junior synonym in opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    15. Genus Elphidiononion Hofker, 1951 accepted as Cribroelphidium Cushman & Brönnimann, 1948 (Subjective junior synonym Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    16. Genus Faujasinella Voloshinova, 1958 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Subjective junior synonym in opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    17. Genus Geophonus Montfort, 1808 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, Opinion of Cushman (1927))
    18. Genus Helicoza Möbius, 1880 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Subjective junior synonym Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    19. Genus Munkiella Collins, 1981 accepted as Stomoloculina He, Hu & Wang, 1965 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    20. Genus Ozawaia Cushman, 1931 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Junior subjective synonym in opinion of Hayward et al. (1997))
    21. Genus Perfectononion Voloshinova & Leonenko, 1970 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    22. Genus Planoelphidium Voloshinova, 1958 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    23. Genus Polystomatium Ehrenberg, 1839 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    24. Genus Polystomella Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, Opinion of Cushman (1927))
    25. Genus Pseudoelphidiella Voloshinova & Kuznetsova, 1970 accepted as Elphidiella Cushman, 1936 (Subjective junior synonym in opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    26. Genus Retroelphidium Voloshinova, 1970 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    27. Genus Saidovella Voloshinova & Kuznetsova, 1970 accepted as Elphidiella Cushman, 1936 (Subjective junior synonym in opinion of Loeblich and Tappan (1987))
    28. Genus Sporilus Montfort, 1808 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, Opinion of Cushman (1927))
    29. Genus Themeon Montfort, 1808 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    30. Genus Toddinella Gudina & Levchuk, 1983 † accepted as Cribroelphidium Cushman & Brönnimann, 1948 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
    31. Genus Vorticialis Lamarck, 1812 accepted as Elphidium Montfort, 1808 (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
  3. Subfamily Faujasininae Bermúdez, 1952 †
    1. Genus Ammoelphidiella Conato & Segre, 1974 †
    2. Genus Faujasina d'Orbigny, 1839
    3. Genus Polystomellina Yabe & Hanzawa, 1923 †
    4. Genus Trochoelphidiella Webb, 1974 † accepted as Ammoelphidiella Conato & Segre, 1974 † (Subjective junior synonym in opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)
  4. Genus Protelphidium Haynes, 1956
  5. Genus Mayerella Yanko, 1987 accepted as Elphidiella Cushman, 1936 (unaccepted > junior homonym, Junior homonym of Mayerella Huntsman, 1915 (Arthropoda))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Galloway, J. J. (1933). A manual of Foraminifera. <em>Bloomington, Principia Press.</em> , available online at https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uc1.31822014134829 [details]   
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2021). World Foraminifera Database. Elphidiidae Galloway, 1933. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111922 on 2024-04-15
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original description Galloway, J. J. (1933). A manual of Foraminifera. <em>Bloomington, Principia Press.</em> , available online at https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uc1.31822014134829 [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source Loeblich, A. R.; Tappan, H. (1987). Foraminiferal Genera and their Classification. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York. 970pp., available online at https://books.google.pt/books?id=n_BqCQAAQBAJ [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Diagnosis Test planispiral to trochospiral or may uncoil in later stage; sutural canal system opening into sutural pores; aperture interiomarginal or areal, single or multiple. Paleocene to Holocene. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]