Higher Classification: > Kingdom Chromista > Subkingdom Harosa > Infrakingdom Rhizaria > Phylum Foraminifera > Class Polythalamea > Order Rotaliida > Superfamily Discorboidea > Family Eponididae > Genus Alabaminella

Alabaminella weddellensis (Earland, 1936)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AlabaminellaSaidova, 1975accepted genus name

Species group names

Eponides pusillus Parr, 1950 synonym
Eponides weddellensis Earland, 1936 synonym


original description

Earland, A. (1936) Foraminifera, Part IV. Additional records from the Weddell Sea sector from material obtained by the S.Y. 'Scotia'. Discovery Reports 13, 1-76.

basis of record

Gross, O. (2001). Foraminifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 60-75

additional source

Murray, J.W., Pudsey, C.J. 2004. Living (stained) and dead foraminifera from the newly ice-free Larsen Ice Shelf, Weddell Sea, Antarctica: ecology and taphonomy. Marine Micropaleontology 53, 67-81.

additional source

Cornelius, N., Gooday, A.J. (2004) ‘Live’(stained) deep-sea benthic foraminiferans in the western Weddell Sea: trends in abundance, diversity, and taxonomic composition along a depth transect. Deep-Sea Research II 51, 1571-1602.



External Links

Link To GBIF


Hayward, B.; Gross, O. (2011). Alabaminella weddellensis (Earland, 1936). In: Hayward, B.W., Cedhagen, T., Kaminski, M., Gross, O. (2011) World Modern Foraminifera Database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:113350




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