Catalog - Pulvinulina crassata densa Catalog - Pulvinulina crassata densa

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Pulvinulina crassata var. densa Cushman 1925

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Other pages this level: P. arca, P. arca contusa, P. crassata, P. crassata densa, P. gilberti, P. menardii fimbriata, P. menardii tumida, P. scitula, P. tricarinata, P. tumida flexuosa, P. velascoensis

Pulvinulina crassata densa

Citation: Pulvinulina crassata var. densa Cushman 1925
taxonomic rank: Variety
Type specimens: 3027
Type age (chronostrat): Eocene
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-3027

Current identification:

Original Description

Test differing from the typical in the more rounded, compacl form, the periphery rounded, usually only four chambers making up the last formed coil.


Cushman, J. A. (1925b). An Eocene fauna from the Moctezuma River, Mexico. Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists. 9(2): 298-301. gs

Pearson, P. N. & Berggren, W. A. (2006). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of Morozovelloides n. gen. 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 10): 327-342. gs O


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