CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Praeglobotruncana prahovae Neagu 1969

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> P -> Praeglobotruncana -> Praeglobotruncana prahovae
Other pages this level: P. algeriana, P. barbui, P. biconvexa gigantea, P. bronnimanni, P. clotensis, P. coarctata, P. compressa, P. crassa, P. gigantea, P. hagni, P. hansbollii, P. hessi compressiformis, P. hessi hessi, P. hilalensis, P. inermis, P. klausi, P. lehmanni, P. loeblichae, P. mattsoni, P. modesta, P. oraviensis, P. oraviensis trigona, P. pauliani, P. prahovae, P. primitiva, P. pseudoalgeriana, P. rohri, P. shirakinensis, P. stephani gibba

Praeglobotruncana prahovae

Citation: Praeglobotruncana prahovae Neagu 1969
Rank: Species

Current identification/main database link: Praeglobotruncana delrioensis (Plummer, 1931)

Original Description
Test free., trochospiral with chambers arranged in 2 to 3 whorls, with a strongly convex to conical-convex spiral side; sutures of chambers are arcuate, deepened and faintly carinate (particularly on older whorls); surfaces of chambers are convex to markedly convex; the last whorl is composed of 6 to 8 large triangular to rounded chambers, slightly flattened towards the periphery, with radiate and deep sutures, the surface being smooth or covered with fine pustules, which are, however, lacking in the 2-3 last chambers. The umbilicus is wide or very wide, deep, and frequently covered with the lamellar extensions of the anterior apertures. Periphery is markedly lobate and provided with a faint keel, which may be absent on the last 2-3 chambers. Aperture consists of a low interiomarginal bow and is protected by a lip (hat continues umbilically by a lamellar extension.


Neagu, T. (1969). Cenomanian planktonic foraminifera in the southern part of the eastern Carpathians. Rocznik Polskie Towarzystwo Geologiczne = Annales de la Société Géologique de Pologne. 39: 132-181. gs


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