CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerinoides sicanus de Stefani 1952

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Globigerinoides sicanus

Citation: Globigerinoides sicanus de Stefani 1952
Rank: species
Type locality: Holotype (specimen of pl. 13, fig. 6 of Cushman and Stainforth, 1945) from sample Rz.108, Trinidad Leaseholds Catalogue No. 21743, Trinidad Government Cadastral coordinates N 229,450 links, E 354,250 links, situated on the "Cipero nose," along the coast between the mouth of the Cipero River and the point at which the Trinidad Government railway turns inland, south of San Fernando, Trinidad, W. I.
Type age (chronostrat): Holotype (specimen of pl. 13, fig. 6 of Cushman and Stainforth, 1945) from the Cipero Mari Formation, Zone Il [Globigerinatella insueta Zone] (fide Blow, 1969, op. cit., expl. pl. 3.) De Stefani's material frorn the Miocene, not younger than Tortonian; in a clay.
Type specimens: 43967
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-43967

Current identification/main database link: Trilobatus sicanus (de Stefani 1952)

Original Description

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Editors' Notes


Blow, W. H. (1969). Late middle Eocene to Recent planktonic foraminiferal biostratigraphy. In, Bronnimann, P. & Renz, H. H. (eds) Proceedings of the First International Conference on Planktonic Microfossils, Geneva, 1967. E J Brill, Leiden 380-381. gs

Cushman, J. A. & Stainforth, R. M. (1945). The foraminifera of the Cipero Marl Formation of Trinidad, British West Indies. Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication. 14: 1-75. gs

de Stefani, T. (1952). Su alcune manifestazioni di idrocarburi in provincia di Palermo e descrizione di Foraminiferi nuovi. Plinia. 3(4): 1-12. gs


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