CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella labocaensis Longoria 1974

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Hedbergella labocaensis

Citation: Hedbergella labocaensis Longoria 1974
Rank: Species
Type locality: Section in La Boca Canyon along the dirt road to Congregacion La Boca, in the Sierra de la Silla, south-southwest of Monterrey, Mexico
Type age (chronostrat): Aptian
Type specimens: 185006
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-185006

Current identification/main database link: Hedbergella labocaensis Longoria 1974

Original Description
Medium sized, test as with genus; consisting of three whorls; earlier whorls coiled in higher plane than final whorl; peripheral margin circular, lobate; six to seven chambers in the last whorl; petaloid on both spiral and umbilical sides, spherical to ovoid in peripheral view; ultimate and penultimate chambers often protruding towards the umbilical area; sutures radial, curved and depressed on both spiral and umbilical sides; umbilicus narrow, circular, deep; primary aperture extraumbilical-spiroumbilical, bordered by an imperforate Cap; relict flaps often visible in umbilical view.


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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