Catalog - Hantkenina mexicana aragonensis Catalog - Hantkenina mexicana aragonensis

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hantkenina mexicana var. aragonensis Nuttall 1930

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> H -> Hantkenina -> Hantkenina mexicana aragonensis
Other pages this level: H. (Schackoina) senoniensis, H. alabamensis, H. alabamensis compressa, H. alabamensis primitiva, H. australis, H. brevispina, H. danvillensis, H. dumblei, H. gohrbandti, H. inflata, H. lazzarii, H. lehneri, H. liebusi, H. longispina, H. mccordi, H. mexicana, H. mexicana aragonensis, H. multispinata, H. nanggulanensis, H. nuttalli, H. singanoae, H. trituberculata

Hantkenina mexicana aragonensis

Citation: Hantkenina mexicana var. aragonensis Nuttall 1930
taxonomic rank: Variety
Type locality: Arroyo Puentitla, 2600 m. N. 73? E. of El Tule, Mexico
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-4497 USNM-59476 USNM-4498 USNM-4496

Current identification/main database link: Hantkenina mexicana Cushman 1924

Original Description

This variety differs from the type in generally having larger more inflated chambers, which always taper more gradually into the the spines. The latter are not infrequently broken as in figure 3.

Extra details from original publication
This is a valuable and fairly common guide species for the Aragon

Editors' Notes
Junior homonym so new name H. nuttalli proposed by Toumarknine 1981


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

Coxall, H. K. & Pearson, P. N. (2006). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of the Hantkeninidae (Clavigerinella, Hantkenina and Cribrohantkenina). In, Pearson, P. N., Olsson, R. K., Hemleben, C., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (eds) Atlas of Eocene Planktonic Foraminifera. Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication . 41(Chap 8): 213-256. gs O

Nuttall, W. L. F. (1930). Eocene Foraminifera from Mexico. Journal of Paleontology. 4: 271-293. gs

Toumarkine, M. (1981). Discussion de la validité de l'espèce Hantkenina aragonensis, Nuttall, 1930; Description de Hantkenina nuttalli, n.sp. Cahiers de Micropaléontologie. 4: 109-119. gs


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