Discorbis Lamarck 1804 (foram)

Rotaliina - Discorbacea - Discorbidae

Full reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1804. Suite des mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris. Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 5:179-188

Parent taxon: Discorbinae according to A. R. Loeblich and H. Tappan 1984

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Discorbis vesicularis

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Jordan (2 collections), Panama (1), the Seychelles (1), United States (4: Florida, South Carolina)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Ecuador (1), Greece (1), South Africa (1)

• Miocene of Australia (2), Cuba (1), Greece (1), India (1), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (1), Libya (1), Malaysia (1), Poland (1), United States (2: Florida)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), New Zealand (1), United States (1: Louisiana)

• Eocene of Hungary (2), India (1), Italy (1), Libya (4), Nigeria (1), South Africa (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (2: Alabama, Louisiana/Texas)

• Paleocene of Libya (1), Puerto Rico (1), Togo (1)

• Cretaceous of Egypt (3), Mexico (1), New Zealand (3), Spain (3), Ukraine (1), United States (4: Texas)

• Jurassic of Austria (2), Egypt (1), Germany (1), Poland (1), Romania (1), Saudi Arabia (1), Switzerland (1)

Total: 67 collections including 79 occurrences

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