Foraminifera taxon details

Ophiotuba Rhumbler, 1894

112003  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:112003)

accepted
Genus
Ophiotuba gelatinosa Rhumbler, 1894 (type by original designation)
Arophiotubum Rhumbler, 1913 · unaccepted (Opinion of Loeblich & Tappan, 1987)

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Rhumbler, L. (1894). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Rhizopoden. II. Saccammina sphaerica M. Sars. Zweiter Theil. <em>Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 57(4): 587-617; May 8, 1894., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43285516
page(s): p. 604 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Ophiotuba Rhumbler, 1894. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=112003 on 2024-04-16
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-26 06:56:50Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-10-06 06:54:56Z
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2013-12-03 08:14:50Z
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2019-01-14 15:18:52Z
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original description Rhumbler, L. (1894). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Rhizopoden. II. Saccammina sphaerica M. Sars. Zweiter Theil. <em>Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 57(4): 587-617; May 8, 1894., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43285516
page(s): p. 604 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Arophiotubum Rhumbler, 1913) Rhumbler, L. (1913). Die Foraminiferen (Talamophoren) der Plankton-Expedition. Zugleich Entwurf eines natürlichen Systems der Foraminiferen auf Grund selektionistischer und mechanisch-physiologischer Faktoren. Zweiter Teil : Systematik. <em>Ergebnisse der Plankton-Expedition der Humboldt-Stiftung.</em> Bd.3 L.c.: 332-476., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2124278 [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 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 https://www.checklistbank.org/dataset/126539/about [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 elongate, tubular, convoluted, living within empty tests of other foraminifers and suspended within by threadlike cytoplasmic filaments, the end of the tube protruding from the apertural opening of the host test and furcating into many radiating and irregularly convoluted branches covered by a firm membrane; wall firm, proteinaceous, no agglutinated matter; cytoplasm reticulate under high magnification, many small nuclei. Marine. Holocene; North Sea, North Atlantic. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]