CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Archaeoglobigerina blowi Pessagno 1967

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> A -> Archaeoglobigerina -> Archaeoglobigerina blowi
Other pages this level: A. australis, A. blowi, A. bosquensis, A. mateola, A. subplana,

Archaeoglobigerina blowi

Citation: Archaeoglobigerina blowi Pessagno 1967
Rank: Species
Type locality: Lower Taylor Marl, Tradinghouse Ck, TX
Type level: Campanian (Taylorian), Taylor Formation
Holotype Repository: USNM
Holotype number: 689278

Linked specimens: USNM-689279 USNM-689278

Current identification/main database link: Archaeoglobigerina blowi Pessagno 1967

Original Description
Test trochoid, periphery lobulate; four to five globular chambers in final whorl, chambers increasing rapidly in size; tegillum not observed; wall texture smooth to rugose, periphery may have weakly developed double keel on first or second chamber of final whorl.


Pessagno, E.A., Jr., (1967). Upper Cretaceous planktonic foraminifera from the western Gulf Coastal Plain. Palaeontographica Americana, 5: 245-445.


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