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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Fissoarchaeoglobigerina Abdel-Kireem 1978

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Fissoarchaeoglobigerina aegyptiaca Abdel-Kireem 1978


Citation: Fissoarchaeoglobigerina Abdel-Kireem 1978
taxonomic rank: Genus
Type species: Fissoarchaeoglobigerina aegyptiaca Abdel- Kireem. 1978.

Current identification:

Original Description

Test free, trochospiral, biconvex: chambers globular inflated; wall calcareous. finely perforate, crystalline microstructure of granular hyaline calcite; surface rugosed. not meridionally arranged; primary aperture arched, interiomarginal, umbilical, with secondary sutural openings in the dorsally exposed intercamcral sutures of the all chambers: umbilicus wide. covered by very thick, large tegillum.

Extra details from original publication
Family Globotruncanidae: subfamily Rugoglobigerininae.
Upper Cretaceous, Maastrichtian. Monotypic


Abdel-Kireem, M. R. (1978). Wall microstructure of Fissoarchaeoglobigerina n.g. (foraminifer). Revista Española de Micropaleontología. 10: 57-65. gs


Fissoarchaeoglobigerina compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 11-12-2023

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