CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella gorbachikae Longoria 1974

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Hedbergella gorbachikae

Citation: Hedbergella gorbachikae Longoria 1974
Rank: Species
Type locality: From an exposure in La Boca, Canyon along the dirt road to Congregacion La Boca, in the Sierra de la Silla, south-southeast of Monterrey, Mexico
Type age: Upper Aptian
Holotype Repository: Washington; USNM
Type & figured specimens: 185000

Linked specimens: USNM-185000 USNM-185001 USNM-185029

Current identification/main database link: Hedbergella gorbachikae Longoria 1974

Original Description
"Plano-convex test; umbilical side convex; last whorl general with 5 inflated chambers, last chamber protruding into the umbilical area covering most of the umbilicus. Test medium sized; plano-convex, spiral side, flatterend, umbilical side convex; periphery subcircular lobate; generally with 5 chambers in the last whorl; ultimate chamber protruding into the umbilical side; early chambers spherical in apertural view, last chamber ovoid; sutures radial, slightly curved, depressed on both umbilical and spiral sides; primary aperture extraumbilical-spiroumbilical; umbilicus completely or partly covered by the last chamber."


Longoria, J. F. (1974). Stratigraphic, morphologic and taxonomic studies of Aptian planktonic foraminifera. Revista Española de Micropaleontología. Numero Extraordinario: 5-107. gs :: ::


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