Syracolithus confusus A.Kleijne 1991
Syracolithus confusus A.Kleijne 1991: 34, pl. VI: 3-5
Published in: Kleijne, A. (1991). Holococcolithophorids from the Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean.. Marine Micropaleontology 17(1/2): , 20 pls., 12 figs, 3 tables.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Syracolithus is Syracolithus dalmaticus (Kamptner) Leoblich Jr.& Tappan.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Helicosphaera carteri (Wallich) Kamptner
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), confused.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
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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