CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Acarinina vedica Martirosyan 1970

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> A -> Acarinina -> Acarinina vedica
Other pages this level: << < A. planodorsalis, A. praecursoria, A. primitiva, A. proxima, A. pseudosubsphaerica, A. pseudotopilensis, A. punctocarinata, A. quadratoseptata, A. rotundimarginata, A. rugosoaculeata, A. subintermedia, A. subpentacamerata, A. tadjikistanensis djanaensis, A. triplex, A. umbilicata, A. vedica,

Acarinina vedica

Citation: Acarinina vedica Martirosyan 1970
Rank: species
Type locality: Southwestern flank of Mt. Kotuts, Vedi area. Armenian SSR.
Type age: Lower part of the Lower Eocene
Holotype Repository: Yerevan; Microbiostratigraphy Laboratory, Institute of Geological Sciences, Yerevan, Armenia
Type & figured specimens: pl. 6, fig. 1a-c, holotype; no. 257.

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Original Description
[Translation from the Russian. -Test rounded, conical, consists of 2.5 whorls, 4 chambers in the last whorl, initial whorls not discernible. Dorsal side flat, ventral side conical. Peripheral margin acute, broadly scalloped. Umbilicus narrow. Chambers on dorsal side alate. flattened. on ventral side triangular, surface of chambers slightly convex. Chambers increase in size not very markedly, last chamber comprises 1/3 of the test's circumference. Sutures depressed, radial on ventral side, arcuate on dorsal side. Aperture slitlike, extends along the marginal suture of the chamber from the umbilicus to the peripheral margin. Test wall coarsely spinose.

Size: Diameter 0.56 mm., height 0.3 mm.


Martirosyan, Y. A. (1970). Фораминиферы верхнемеловых и нижнепалеогеновых отложений юго-западной части Армянской ССР - Foraminifers of the Upper Cretaceous and Lower Paleogene deposits of the southwestern part of the Armenian SSR. Akad Nauk Armyansk SSR.. -. gs :: ::


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