CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globotruncana pseudofornicata Nakkady and Osman 1954

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> G -> Globotruncana -> Globotruncana pseudofornicata
Other pages this level: << < G. mariei, G. mayaroensis, G. mexicana, G. monmouthensis, G. morozovae, G. nakkadyi, G. naqibi, G. navarroensis, G. neotricarinata, G. orientalis, G. pessagnoi, G. postrugosa, G. poststephensoni, G. pozaryskae, G. pseudoconica, G. pseudofornicata, G. pura, G. pustulifera, G. putahensis, G. qabeliatensis, G. quadrata, G. renzi, G. repanda, G. riojai, G. roddai, G. rosetta insignis, G. rosetta pettersi, G. rugosa, G. rugosa subrugosa, G. sahakianae, G. samuriensis, > >>

Globotruncana pseudofornicata

Citation: Globotruncana pseudofornicata Nakkady and Osman 1954
Rank: Species

Current identification/main database link: Globotruncana rosetta (Carsey, 1926)

Original Description
Test biconvex, dorsal side slightly convex, sometimes flat, ventral side more convex. Periphery lobate, with two marginal keels in youth, but the lower keel is weaker and disappears on the adult chambers. Chambers are 5 in the last whorl, more or less inflated on the dorsal side. Sutures are depressed and slightly curved ventrally. On dorsal side they are finely beaded and curved. Aperture at the base of the last chamber opens in the wide umbilicus.


Nakkady, S. E. & Osman, A. (1954). The genus Globotruncana in Egypt, taxonomy and stratigraphical value. . 79-95. gs :: ::


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