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Authority

Gran 1912, ex Lohmann 1913 type 1/sensu Throndsen 1972

Order

Coccolithophorales

Class

Syracosphaerales

Family

Syracosphaeraceae

Additional References

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Synonyms

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Basionym

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Description

After Young et al. 2003. BCs and XCs with small central spine instead of boss and more delicately cacified.

XCs - sub-circular muroliths; rim forms narrow vertical wall with narrow distal flange and proximal beading where radial laths join it. Radial laths delicate, well separated; central hollow spines.

CFCs - spine-bearing with bifurcate tip.

Distribution

Southern Ocean, south of Tasmania, A. McEldowney, AAD, unpub.

Comments

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