CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Trinitella scotti Bronnimann 1952

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Trinitella scotti

Citation: Trinitella scotti Bronnimann 1952
Rank: Species
Type locality: Trinidad Leaseholds Ltd. Catalogue nos. 155591-155594, subsurface samples from the Guayaguayare area, southeastern Trinidad, B. W. I.
Type age (chronostrat): Maastrichtian
Type sample (& lithostrat): Globotruncana mayaroensis zone. Frequent.Possibly also Globotruncana gansseri zone.
Type specimens: 4856 Holotype:T.L.L.Cat.Nos.155591-155594-Text fig.30a,b,c.All appr,X80.Plate 4,figs.4-6.
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-4856

Current identification/main database link: Trinitella scotti Bronnimann 1952

Original Description



Extra details from original publication


Bolli, H. M., Loeblich, A. R. & Tappan, H. (1957). Planktonic foraminiferal families Hantkeninidae, Orbulinidae, Globorotaliidae and Globotruncanidae. In, Loeblich, A. R. , Jr. , Tappan, H. , Beckmann, J. P. , Bolli, H. M. , Montanaro Gallitelli, E. & Troelsen, J. C. (eds) Studies in Foraminifera. U.S. National Museum Bulletin. 215: 3-50. gs V O

Brönnimann, P. (1952c). Globigerinidae from the Upper Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Maestrichtian) of Trinidad, B. W. I. Bulletins of American Paleontology. 34(140): 1-70. gs


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