CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globotruncana mariei Banner and Blow 1960

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> G -> Globotruncana -> Globotruncana mariei
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Globotruncana mariei

Citation: Globotruncana mariei Banner and Blow 1960
Rank: Species
Type locality: Cretaceous Selma Chalk near Sardis, TN; 1 1/2 miles west of Sardis on Sardis-Henderson road, Henderson County, TN.
Type age: Maastrichtian
Holotype Repository: Washington; USNM
Type & figured specimens: 15253 (specimen originally selected by Cushman 1938 as lectotype of Globotruncana cretacea d'Orbigny 1840 and designated by Banner & Blow (1960) as holotype of G. mariei

Current identification/main database link: Globotruncana mariei Banner and Blow 1960

Original Description
"This species differs from G. arca in the fewer chambers in the whorl, flatter dorsal side, typically more convex ventral side, more definitely oblique sides to the chambers on the ventral side, and differently shaped chambers."


Banner, F. T. & Blow, W. H. (1960a). Some primary types of species belonging to the superfamily Globigerinaceae. Contributions from the Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research. 11: 1-41. gs :: ::

Cushman, J. A. (1938). Cretaceous species of Guembelina and related genera. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 14: 2-28. gs :: ::


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