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Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)
= Parvularugoglobigerina alabamensis
= Guembelitria cretacea
= Guembelitria cretacea

= Jenkinsina columbiana
= Guembelitria cretacea
= Guembelitria cretacea
= Guembelitria cenomana
= Guembelitria cretacea
= Guembelitria cenomana

= Jenkinsina triseriata
= Jenkinsina triseriata
= Guembelitria sergipensis
= Jenkinsina triseriata

= Gallitellia vivans
= Jenkinsina triseriata


Citation: Guembelitria Cushman, 1933
Rank: Genus
Type species: Guembelitria cretacea Cushman 1933

Current identification/main database link: Guembelitria Cushman, 1933

Original Description
Test similar to Guembelina, but triserial; wall calcareous, finely perforate; aperture large, at the inner edge of the last-formed chamber. This genus is widely distributed in the Upper Cretaceous of North and South America.


Cushman, J. A. (1933b). Some new foraminiferal genera. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 9(2): 32-38. gs :: ::


Guembelitria compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 3-7-2020

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