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Biddulphia suborbiculata J.A.Long, D.P.Fuge & J.Smith 1949

Publication details
Biddulphia suborbiculata J.A.Long, D.P.Fuge & J.Smith 1949: 101, pl. 15: fig. 6

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Biddulphia is Biddulphia pulchella S.F.Gray.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratangula suborbiculata (J.A.Long, D.P.Fuge & J.Smith) P.A.Sims

Type information
Type locality: Moreno Gulch, Moreno Shale, California. Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian (Sims 2008: 440). Holotype: CAS 3385 (slide no. CAS 204093) (Sims 2008: 440). Notes: U.S.A: California: Moreno Gulch, Panoche Hills, Fresno County (Late Cretaceous) (INA).

Described as a fossil.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Sims, P.A. (2008). Ceratangula gen. nov. is proposed together with a discussion on the genera Cerataulus, Eupodiscus, Amphitetras, Amphipentas and Diommatetras. Diatom Research 23(2): 435-444, 29 figs.

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 June 2021.

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