CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella lata Petters 1977

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> H -> Hedbergella -> Hedbergella lata
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Hedbergella lata

Citation: Hedbergella lata Petters 1977
Rank: Species

Current identification/main database link: Muricohedbergella atlantica (Petters, 1977)

Original Description
Test very low trochospiral to nearly planispiral, ovate to subcircular in outline; equatorial periphery moderately lobulate. Wall strongly hispid, spines diminish in size and number on the ultimate chamber. Chambers five to six, generally six in the final whorl, increasing gradually in size, inflated, spherical to subspherical. Sutures strongly depressed on both sides, nearly radial. Umbilicus wide and shallow. Primary aperture a low arch, interiomarginal, extraumbilical to asymmetric equatorial bordered by a lip which widens and extends partially over the umbilicus.


Petters, S. W. (1977). Upper Cretaceous planktonic foraminifera from the subsurface of the Atlantic Coastal Plain of New Jersey. Journal of Foraminiferal Research. 7(3): 165-188. gs


Hedbergella lata compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 28-10-2020

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