CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella occulta Longoria 1974

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Hedbergella occulta

Citation: Hedbergella occulta Longoria 1974
Rank: Species
Type locality: From a 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): Aptian
Type specimens: 185011
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-185012 USNM-185011

Current identification/main database link: Hedbergella occulta Longoria 1974

Original Description
Test large, coiled in a low to medium high trochospire consisting of 3 whorls; peripheral margin circular, lobate; 6-7 chambers in the last whorl, increasing gradually in size as added; chambers globular, somewhat ovoid on both spiral and umbilical sides; chambers on umbilical side separated by deeply incised sutures; spherical in peripheral view; sutures radial, slightly curved on both spiral and umbilical sides; primary apertures extraumbilical-spiroumbilical bordered by an imperforate flap; umbilicus circular, deep.


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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