CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globotruncana japonica robusta Takayanagi 1960

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> G -> Globotruncana -> Globotruncana japonica robusta
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Globotruncana japonica robusta

Citation: Globotruncana japonica robusta Takayanagi 1960
Rank: sub-species
Type sample and level: san1ple Ob-3. IGPS loc. no. Te-20; Uj of the Upper Yezo group, Lower Hetonaian
Type & figured specimens: IGPS coll. cat. no. 74982; Pl. X, figs. 5a--c

Current identification/main database link: Rugotruncana subcircumnodifer (Gandolfi, 1955)

Original Description
This subspecies differs from the typical G. japonica, in possessing comparatively larger test with distinct, robust, beaded double keels throughout all chambers, and suture which are raised and beaded, especially on the dorsal side. The surface of this form is often beaded and the coiling is almost dextral.

Size: Maximum diameter of holotype 0.41 mm., minimum diameter 0.30 mm., rnaximunl thickness 0.17 mm.

Extra details from original publication
Occurrences of the samples studied: Rarely found in the upper part of the Lower Urakawan, and commonly in the Upper Urakawan to Lower Hetonaian of the areas studied, occurring frequently with G. japonica in the Upper Urakawan and Uppermost Urakawan


Takayanagi, Y. (1960). Cretaceous foraminifera from Hokkaido, Japan. Science Reports of the Tohoku University. 32(1): 1-154. gs


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