CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Ventilabrella browni Martin 1972

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> V -> Ventilabrella -> Ventilabrella browni
Other pages this level: V. alpina, V. austinana, V. bipartita, V. browni, V. carseyae, V. compressa, V. decoratissima, V. eggeri, V. eggeri glabrata, V. manuelensis, V. multicamerata, V. ornatissima, V. reniformis, V. riograndensis,

Ventilabrella browni

Citation: Ventilabrella browni Martin 1972
Rank: Species
Type locality: from the south bank of Tradinghouse Creek 3.5 feet above the creek level, 1.5 miles west of the juncture between Tradinghouse Creek and Tehuacana Creek, I airline mile S68E of Harrison Switch, or .2 milesdue south of the county road bridge over Tradinghou
Holotype Repository: Washington; USNM
Type & figured specimens: 170328

Linked specimens: USNM-170329 USNM-170331 USNM-170330 USNM-170328

Current identification/main database link: Planoglobulina browni (Martin, 1972)

Original Description
"Test flabelliform, laterally compressed, with 6-8 subglobular chambers in biserial portion; up to 10 subglobular to pyriform chambers in multiserial portion. Longitudinal costae very heavy on biserial portion; costae finer and discontinuous on multiserial portion. Sutures indistinct, depressed. Arched, basal apertures on front and back of all but outermost chambers in final row; outermost chambers with apertures on front only, facing inward."


Martin, S. E. (1972). Reexamination of the Upper Cretaceous planktonic foraminifera genera Planoglobulina and Ventilabrella Cushman. Journal of Foraminiferal Research. 2(2): 73-92. gs :: ::


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