Catalog - Praetenuitella <title>Catalog - Praetenuitella


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not figuredPraetenuitella antica Leon-Rodriguez 2011

Praetenuitella impariapertura Li 1987

Praetenuitella patefacta Li 1987
= Tenuitella patefacta
Praetenuitella praegemma Li 1987
= Tenuitella praegemma


Citation: Praetenuitella Li 1987
Rank: Genus
Type species: Praetenuitel!a praegemma Li 1987

Current identification/main database link: Tenuitella Fleisher, 1974, emended Li, 1987

Original Description

Test very low trochospiral; chambers globular to ovate, enlarging slowly as added, 4-6 in final whorl; sutures radial on both sides; umbilicus large and open; wall finely macroperforate in early test, later microperforate; surface sparsely pustulate; aperture anterointra- extraumbilical to wholly extraumbilical, with thin lip.


"prae-,"" before; ""before the genus Tenuitella."" "

Extra details from original publication
Stratigraphic range. Late Eocene.

Editors' Notes


Li, Q. (1987). Origin, phylogenetic development and systematic taxonomy of the Tenuitella plexus (Globigerinitidae, Globigerininina). Journal of Foraminiferal Research. 17: 298-320. gs


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

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