Foraminifera taxon details

Sorites orbiculus (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775)

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Nautilus orbiculus Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775 (foraminifer erroneously described in a mollusc genus)
Not documented
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2021). World Foraminifera Database. Sorites orbiculus (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775). Accessed at: on 2021-05-13
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context source (HKRMS) Yim, W. W.-S.; He, X.-X. (1988). Holocene foraminifera in Hong Kong and their palaeoenvironmental significance. <em>In: The palaeoenvironment of east asia from the mid-tertiary, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Paleoenvironment of East Asia, Vol. II: Oceanography, Palaeozoology and Palaeoanthropology (eds. Whyte, P. Aigner, J.S., Jablonski, N.G., Taylor, G., Walker, D., Pinxian, W. & So, C.-L.), Centre of Asian Studies, University of Hong Kong.</em> 787-809. [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 Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Zenetos, A.; Gofas, S.; Verlaque, M.; Cinar, M.; Garcia Raso, J.; Bianchi, C.; Morri, C.; Azzurro, E.; Bilecenoglu, M.; Froglia, C.; Siokou, I.; Violanti, D.; Sfriso, A.; San Martin, G.; Giangrande, A.; Katagan, T.; Ballesteros, E.; Ramos-Espla, A.; Mastrototaro, F.; Ocana, O.; Zingone, A.; Gambi, M.; Streftaris, N. (2010). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2010. A contribution to the application of European Union's Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part I. Spatial distribution. <em>Mediterranean Marine Science.</em> 11(2): 381-493., available online at [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Zenetos, A.; Meriç, E.; Verlaque, M.; Galli, P.; Boudouresque, C.-F.; Giangrande, A.; Cinar, M.; Bilecenoglu, M. (2008). Additions to the annotated list of marine alien biota in the Mediterranean with special emphasis on Foraminifera and Parasites. <em>Mediterranean Marine Science.</em> 9(1): 119-165., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Loeblich, A. R.; Tappan, H. (1987). Sorites Ehrenberg, 1839 (Foraminiferida): proposed designation of Nautilus orbiculus Forsskål , 1775 as type species. <em>The Bulletin of zoological nomenclature.</em> 44: 160-161., available online at [details]   

new combination reference International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. (1989). Opinion 1536 Sorites Ehrenberg, [1839] (Foraminiferida): Nautilus Orbiculus Forsskål, 1775 designated as the type species. <em>Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature.</em> 46: 135-136., available online at [details]   

ecology source Faure, E.; Not, F.; Benoiston, A.-S.; Labadie, K.; Bittner, L.; Ayata, S.-D. (2019). Mixotrophic protists display contrasted biogeographies in the global ocean. <em>The ISME Journal.</em> 13(4): 1072-1083., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species impact in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Natural dispersal
Atlantic immigrant via Gibraltar or Lessepsian immigrant via Suez Canal [details]