CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globotruncana pustulifera Masters 1976

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Globotruncana pustulifera

Citation: Globotruncana pustulifera Masters 1976
Rank: Species
Holotype Repository: Washington; USNM
Type & figured specimens: 184934

Linked specimens: USNM-184933 USNM-184934 USNM-184932 USNM-184932 USNM-184933

Current identification/main database link: Globotruncana rugosa (Marie, 1941)

Original Description
Test trochospiral, slightly lobate, spiral side highly convex, umbilical side slightly convex, periphery with a narrow double keel, finely to moderately beaded. Chambers well inflated, increasing only gradually in size, 5-7 in last whorl, rhomboidal on spiral side, trapezoidal umbilically, all abundantly pustulose. Wall finely perforate. Umbilicus deep, moderately wide. Aperture interiomarginal, umbilical in position. Sutures depressed, slightly curved on spiral side, slightly curved to nearly radial on umbilical side.


Masters, B. A. (1976). Planktonic foraminifera from the Upper Cretaceous Selma group, Alabama. Journal of Paleontology. 50(2): 318-330. gs :: ::


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