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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina cretacea delrioensis Carsey 1926

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Globigerina cretacea delrioensis

Citation: Globigerina cretacea delrioensis Carsey 1926
Rank: sub-species
Type specimens: Neotype 184813
Type age (chronostrat): lower Cenomanian
Type locality: Del Rio Clay member of Grayson Fm., Austin, Texas.
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-184813

Current identification/main database link: Muricohedbergella delrioensis (Carsey, 1926)

Original Description

Shell resembles that of G. cretacea except that the final chamber is more inflated and protrudes ventrally beyond the plane in which the foregoing part of the shell lies.


Carsey, D. O. (1926). Foraminifera of the Cretaceous of central Texas. University of Texas Bulletin. 2612: 1-56. gs

Longoria, J. F. (1974). Stratigraphic, morphologic and taxonomic studies of Aptian planktonic foraminifera. Revista Española de Micropaleontología. Numero Extraordinario: 5-107. gs

Masters, B. A. (1976). Planktonic foraminifera from the Upper Cretaceous Selma group, Alabama. Journal of Paleontology. 50(2): 318-330. gs


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