Hastigerinidae


Classification: pf_cenozoic -> Hastigerinidae
Sister taxa: Globigerinidae, Globorotalidae, Hantkeninidae, Truncorotaloididae, Globanomalidae, Hastigerinidae, Globigerinitidae, Candeinidae, Guembelitrioidea, Benthic origins, hidden,
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-300Ma) Granddaughter taxa
inflated chambers

clavate chambers

incertae sedis
Spine bases at chamber tips:

Taxonomy

Citation: Hastigerinidae Bolli, Loeblich & Tappan, 1957
Rank: family

Catalog entries: Hastigerinidae [not in catalog yet]

Type images:

Distinguishing features: monolamellar, thick spines, thin shell

NB These concise distinguishing features statements are used in the tables of daughter-taxa to act as quick summaries of the differences between e.g. species of one genus.
They are being edited as the site is developed and comments on them are especially welcome.

Description

Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Most likely ancestor: Globigerinidae - at confidence level 3 (out of 5). Data source: Hastigerinella is thought to have evolved from Globigerinella.

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): in upper part of Tortonian Stage (70% up, 8.6Ma, in Tortonian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

Bolli, H.M.; Loeblich, A.R. & Tappan, H., (1957). Planktonic foraminiferal families Hantkeninidae, Orbulinidae, Globorotaliidae and Globotruncanidae. In: Loeblich, A.R., Jr. et al. (Editors), Studies in Foraminifera, U.S. National Museum Bulletin 215. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, pp. 3-50.


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Hastigerinidae compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 18-10-2018

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