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Papposphaera borealis (I.Manton, J.Sutherland & K.Oates) H.A.Thomsen, J.B.Østergaard & L.E.Hansen 1991

Publication details
Papposphaera borealis (I.Manton, J.Sutherland & K.Oates) H.A.Thomsen, J.B.Østergaard & L.E.Hansen 1991: 641, figs 2-4, 9, 12

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Papposphaera is Papposphaera lepida Tangen.

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

Basionym
Turrisphaera borealis I.Manton, J.Sutherland & K.Oates

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), north, northern (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Turrisphaera borealis I.Manton, J.Sutherland & K.Oates 1976

Taxonomic notes
Thomsen et al., (1991: 641) lists Turrisphaera borealis Manton, Sutherland & Oates (1976) as the basionym of this species.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.

Key references
Findlay, C.S., Young, J.R. & Scott, F.J. (2005). Haptophyta:Order Coccolithophorales. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 276-294. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

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