Catalog - Planulina <title>Catalog - Planulina


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Higher levels: pf_cat -> P -> Planulina
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Planulina buxtorfi Gandolfi 1942
= Planomalina buxtorfi
Planulina buxtorfi subsp. bicarinata Randrianasolo & Anglada 1989

Planulina cheniourensis Sigal 1952
= Pseudoplanomalina cheniourensis


Citation: Planulina d'Orbigny 1826
Rank: Genus
Type species: Planulina ariminensis d'Orbigny, 1826.

Current identification:

Original Description

Côtés inégaux; spire régulière, plus apparente d'un côté que de l'autre. Coquille régulière, libre, subturbinée; ouverture en fente contre l'avant dernier tour de spire.



Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
This genus is in use, but for extant and Neogene benthic foramnfera, the Mesozoic planktonic foraminifera described in it have been assigned to other genera, primarily Planomalina [editor's comment - JRY 2019]


d'Orbigny, A. (1826). Tableau methodique de la Classe de Cephalopodes. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Paris. 7: 245-314. gs V O


Planulina compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 2-2-2023

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