Foraminifera taxon details

Cornuspirella Cushman, 1928

112007  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:112007)

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Cushman, J. A. (1928). Additional genera of foraminfera. Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. <em>Contributions.</em> 4(1): 1-8., available online at https://cushmanfoundation.allenpress.com/Portals/_default/files/pubarchive/cclfr/4cclfr1.pdf
page(s): p. 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Cornuspirella Cushman, 1928. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=112007 on 2024-04-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-08 06:50:23Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-20 10:09:24Z
checked
2014-04-06 01:21:09Z
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2017-11-10 10:59:19Z
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original description Cushman, J. A. (1928). Additional genera of foraminfera. Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. <em>Contributions.</em> 4(1): 1-8., available online at https://cushmanfoundation.allenpress.com/Portals/_default/files/pubarchive/cclfr/4cclfr1.pdf
page(s): p. 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 flattened, globular proloculus followed by planispirally enrolled and evolute undivided tubular second chamber as in Cornuspira, later whorls rapidly enlarging and finally uncoiling, flaring, branching, or spreading in the original plane of coiling; wall calcareous, porcelaneous, may have transverse growth wrinkles and may have longitudinal striae; aperture narrow, elongate, at the end of the flattened tubular branches. Holocene; N. Atlantic. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]