Foraminifera taxon details

Dictyokathina Smout, 1954 †

722391  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:722391)

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Dictyokathina simplex Smout, 1954 † (type by original designation)
Pseudodictyokathina Sirel, 2012 † · unaccepted (Subjective junior synonym Opinion...)  
Subjective junior synonym Opinion of Bassi in Hottinger (2014)

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Smout, A. H. (1954). Lower Tertiary foraminifera of the Qatar peninsula. <em>British Museum.</em> 96 pp. [details]   
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Dictyokathina Smout, 1954 †. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=722391 on 2024-02-22
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2013-03-08 13:53:47Z
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2018-01-07 15:37:55Z
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original description Smout, A. H. (1954). Lower Tertiary foraminifera of the Qatar peninsula. <em>British Museum.</em> 96 pp. [details]   

original description  (of Pseudodictyokathina Sirel, 2012 †) Sirel, E. (2012). Seven new larger benthic foraminiferal genera from the Paleocene of Turkey. <em>Revue de Paléobiologie.</em> 31(2): 267-301.
page(s): p. 276 [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] 
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Diagnosis Test a low trochospiral, spiral side evolute, with multiple spire of chambers formed by repeated doubling in the plane of coiling as in Dictyoconoides, solid umbilical mass of numerous pillars, strong vertical radial canals as in Kathina extend from the umbilical apertures of the chambers to external pores at the umbilical surface; wall calcareous, radially fibrous, laminated, finely perforate; chambers intercommunicate through slitlike basal intercameral foramina. Paleocene, L. Eocene?; Qatar Peninsula; Iraq. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]