Foraminifera taxon details

Ishamella Buzas & Severin, 1982

721998  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:721998)

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Genus
Ishamella apertura Buzas & Severin, 1982 (type by original designation)

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Buzas, M. A.; Severin, K. P. (1982). Distribution and systematics of foraminifera in the Indian River, Florida. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences.</em> 16: 1-73., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.01960768.16.1
page(s): p. 28 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Indian River Lagoon  
type locality contained in Indian River Lagoon [details]
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Ishamella Buzas & Severin, 1982. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=721998 on 2024-04-20
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2013-03-08 13:53:47Z
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2014-04-10 07:43:33Z
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2018-09-22 10:23:02Z
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2023-05-19 18:29:33Z
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original description Buzas, M. A.; Severin, K. P. (1982). Distribution and systematics of foraminifera in the Indian River, Florida. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences.</em> 16: 1-73., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.01960768.16.1
page(s): p. 28 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

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Diagnosis Test small, about 0.24 mm in length, biloculine, with two closely appressed chambers forming a single whorl, proloculus broadly ovate and widest at the aboral end, second chamber narrower and tubular, the intervening septum being vestigial; wall calcareous, imperfotate, translucent, and milky white in color, surface smooth; aperture oval, at the open end of the second chamber, without a tooth. Holocene, lagoonal; USA: Florida. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]