CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globanomalina simplex var. orbicularis Haque 1956

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Globanomalina simplex orbicularis

Citation: Globanomalina simplex var. orbicularis Haque 1956
Rank: variety
Type locality: A measured section in Nammal Gorge, Salt Range , western Pakistan.
Type age: Lower Eocene
Type sample and level: Laki series, Nammal limestone, Quinqueloculina gapperi zone
Holotype Repository: Quetta, Pakistan; Geological Survey

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Original Description
The variety differs from the typical form in the more circular shape of the test, with usually five chambers per whorl. The last chamber is usually smaller than the preceding chamber.

Size: Diameter of holotype (fig. 1a-c) 0.5 mm.; thickness 0.29 mm.


Haque, A. F. M. M. (1956). The smaller foraminifera of the Ranikot and the Laki of the Nammal gorge, Salt Range. Memoir of the Pakistan Geological Survey. 1: 1-300. gs :: ::


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