Catalog - Globigerinoides haitiensis compressus Catalog - Globigerinoides haitiensis compressus

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerinoides haitiensis subsp. compressus Fordham 1986

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Globigerinoides haitiensis compressus

Citation: Globigerinoides haitiensis subsp. compressus Fordham 1986
taxonomic rank: sub-species
Type specimens: UQF 71841.
Type age (chronostrat): Globorotalia martfritae zone; lower Pliocene.
Type locality: DSDP 208-10-4 74-76 cm.
Type repository: Brisbane, Australia; U Queensland Univ.

Current identification:

Original Description

Large, robust; moderately elevated sinistral trochospire, fairly tight parallel and perpendicular to axis. Equatorial outline weakly trilobate; lateral outline spiroconvex. Chambers ovate parallel to axis, weakly appressed, at least 9 in total, 3 in final whorl, in second-last whorl; increase moderately rapid. Dorsal view: chambers much longer concentrically, barely inflated; moderately depressed sutures; intercameral sutures curved where present; apertures obscured. Ventral view: chambers inflated to vaulted; sutures curved, incised; umbilicus tight; aperture umbilical. Lateral view: dorsoperipheral shoulder and ventral face smoothly rounded; umbilical shoulder recurved; apertural face very steep. Wall densely perforate with high interpore ridges.

Length 565 µm; width, 525 µm; height, 490 µm.

Latin, compressus, pressed together, squeezed.

Extra details from original publication
Description based on: Common material.
Holotype fig.: Fordham 1986 Pl. 9, fig. 51.


Fordham, B. G. (1986). Miocene-Pleistocene planktic foraminifers from D.S.D.P. Sites 208 and 77, and phylogeny and classification of Cenozoic species. Queensland, Australia. 1-224. gs


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