CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella praelibyca Petrizzo and Huber 2006

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> H -> Hedbergella -> Hedbergella praelibyca
Other pages this level: << < H. gorbachikae, H. hiltermanni, H. hispaniae, H. holmdelensis, H. implicata, H. intermedia, H. kuhryi, H. kyphoma, H. labocaensis, H. lata, H. libyca, H. luterbacheri, H. maslakovae, H. murphyi, H. occulta, H. praelibyca, H. praelippa, H. praetrocoidea, H. pseudotrocoidea, H. punctata, H. quadrata, H. rischi, H. semielongata, H. sigali, H. similis, H. sliteri, H. telatynensis, H. trocoidea yezoana, H. wondersi

Hedbergella praelibyca

Citation: Hedbergella praelibyca Petrizzo and Huber 2006
Rank: Species
Type locality: Blake Nose, western north Atlantic, holotype from Sample 1050-27R-6, 74-78 cm, paratype 1 from Sample 1052E-38R-4, 44-46 cm, and paratype 2 from Sample 1052E -43R-6, 139.5-141.5 cm
Type age (chronostrat): Late Albian
Type specimens: 527791
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Current identification/main database link: Muricohedbergella praelibyca (Petrizzo and Huber, 2006)

Original Description
Wall macroperforate, surface with pustules irregularly scattered on test surface, sometimes becoming aligned as costellae without a preferential alignment direction. Test low trochospiral, biconvex, equatorial periphery subcircular, moderately lobulate, peripheral margin rounded. Chambers inflated and globular, 5-7 (usually 6) in final whorl, uniformly and gradually increasing in size. Sutures depressed, straight and radial. Umbilicus moderately narrow and deep. Aperture an interiomarginal, extraumbilical-umbilical with a low arch bordered by portici.


Petrizzo, M. R. & Huber, B. T. (2006). Biostratigraphy and taxonomy of late Albian planktonic foraminifera from ODP Leg 171B (western North Atlantic Ocean). Journal of Foraminiferal Research. 36: 166-190. gs


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