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Leupoldina cabri


Classification: pf_mesozoic -> Schackoinidae -> Leupoldina -> Leupoldina cabri
Sister taxa: L. cabri, L. hexacamerata, L. pustulans, L. quinquecamerata, L. reicheli, L. sp.,

Taxonomy

Citation: Leupoldina cabri (Sigal, 1952)
Rank: Species
Basionym: Schackoina cabri
Synonyms:
Taxonomic discussion: This species displays a wide morphological variability regarding (a) the number of chambers in the last whorl, from 4 to 6, (b) the degree of involution, (c) the presence of chamber bifurcation and, consequently, (d) the number of ampullae for each chamber. In particular, a wide range of intermediate morphotypes between the semiinvolute, pseudoplanispiral individuals and strongly involute, clearly trochospiral, extremely branched specimens is observed. [copied from Chronos database]

Type images:

Original description: Une espèce du genre Schakoina absolument caractéristique par le nombre de loges à deux épines et l'irregularité de ces épines, ainsi que par le nombre de loges au dernier tour, tous caractères qui la différencient de S. moliniensis REICHEL.

Entries in the Catalog of original descriptions: Schackoina cabri, Leupoldina protuberans

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of L. cabri zone (100% up, 123.9Ma, in Aptian stage). Data source: zonal marker (from Timescale Creator)
First occurrence (base): at base of L. cabri zone (0% up, 125.7Ma, in Aptian stage). Data source: zonal marker (from Timescale Creator)

Plot of occurrence data:

Dec 2017 - Plotting of Neptune data has been re-enabled on the Mesozoic pages following revision of the age-models in Neptune. The data is, however, still very sparse for the Early Cretaceous

  • (NB There is no histogram as there are no occurrence records for the taxon in the Neptune database) Parent: Leupoldina

    Character matrix

    test outline:Stellatechamber arrangement:Trochospiraledge view:-aperture:-
    sp chamber shape:-coiling axis:Lowperiphery:-aperture border:-
    umb chbr shape:-umbilicus:Wideperiph margin shape:-accessory apertures:-
    spiral sutures:-umb depth:-wall texture:-shell porosity:-
    umbilical or test sutures:-final-whorl chambers:4.0-6.0 N.B. These characters are used for advanced search. N/A - not applicable

    References:

    Bolli, H. M. (1957c). The foraminiferal genus Schackoina Thalmann, emended, and Leupoldina, n. gen. in the Cretaceous of Trinidad, B. W. I. Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae. 50(2): 271-278. gs

    Sigal, J. (1952). Apercu stratigraphique sur la micropaleontologie du Cretace. XIX Congr. géol. internat., Algers, Monographies Regionales. 1(26): 3-43. gs


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    Leupoldina cabri compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 28-1-2020

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