CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella luterbacheri Longoria 1974

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Hedbergella luterbacheri

Citation: Hedbergella luterbacheri 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-southeast of Monterrey, Mexico.
Type age (chronostrat): Upper Aptian
Type specimens: 185007
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-185008 USNM-185007

Current identification/main database link: Hedbergella luterbacheri Longoria 1974

Original Description
"Medium-sized, test as with genus; coiled in a low trochospire, formed by about 3 whorls, all in one plane; peripheral margin circular, lobulate; 7-8 chambers in the last whorl, increasing gradually in size as added; chambers spherical to ovoid on both spiral and umbilical sides; spherical to ovoid in peripheral view; sutures radial, straight, depressed on both spiral and umbilical sides; primary aperture extraumbilical-spiroumbilical umbilicus wide, shallow; relict apertures and flaps often observed on spiral side."


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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