Lacunalites sphaericus Hemer & Nygreen 1967

Publication Details
Lacunalites sphaericus Hemer & Nygreen 1967: 187, pl. 3: figs. 1-4

Published in: Hemer, D.O. & Nygreen, P.W. (1967). Algae, Acritarchs and Other Microfossils Incertae Sedis from the Lower Carboniferous of Saudi Arabia. Micropaleontology (New York) 13(2): 183-194, 1 figure, 3 plates.

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Publication date: April 1967

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Lacunalites.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: Saudi Arabia (Lower Carboniferous); (INA 1996)

Described as a fossil.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), globose, spherical (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 15 May 2023

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 May 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 19 June 2024

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