Catalog - Rosalina <title>Catalog - Rosalina


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Higher levels: pf_cat -> R -> Rosalina
Other pages this level: Racemiguembelina, Rectoguembelina, Riveroinella, Rosalina, Rosalinella, Rotalia, Rotalina, Rotalipora, Rotundina, Rugoglobigerina, Rugoglobigerina (Archaeoglobigerina), Rugoglobigerina (Plummerella), Rugoglobigerina (Rugoglobigerina), Rugotruncana

Rosalina canaliculata Reuss neotype by Pessagno 1854
= Dicarinella canaliculata
Rosalina linneiana d'Orbigny 1839, neotype designated by Bronnimann and Brown, 1956
= Globotruncana linneiana
Rosalina marginata Reuss 1845
= Marginotruncana marginata
Rosalina stuarti de Lapparent 1918
= Globotruncanita stuarti


Citation: Rosalina d'Orbigny 1826
Rank: Genus
Type species: Rosalina globularis d'Orbigny, 1826; designated by Galloway & Wissler 1927

Current identification:

Original Description

Spire surbaissée. Test fixé par la partie non spirale, trochoïde et régulier; ouverture en fente, située à la région ombilicale, et continue d'un loge à l'autre, point de disque ombilical.



Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
This genus is still in use, but for extant and Neogene benthic foraminifera.


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

Galloway, J. J. & Wissler, S. G. (1927). Pleistocene foraminifera from the Lomita Quarry, Palos Verdes Hills, California. Journal of Paleontology. 1(1): 35-87. gs V O


Rosalina compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 6-2-2023

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