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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Sphaeroidinella Cushman 1927

This page provides data from the catalog of type descriptions. The catalog is sorted alphabetically. Use the current identification link to go back to the main database.

Higher levels: pf_cat -> S -> Sphaeroidinella
Other pages this level: Schackoina, Schackoinella, Shastrina, Siderolina, Sigalia, Sigalitruncana, Sphaeroidina, Sphaeroidinella, Sphaeroidinellinae, Sphaeroidinellopsis, Spiroplecta, Steineckia, Streptochilus, Subbotina

Sphaeroidinella cellata Subbotina, in Bykova et al. 1958

Sphaeroidinella dehiscens excavata Banner & Blow 1965
= Sphaeroidinella dehiscens
Sphaeroidinella dehiscens subsp. reticulata Fordham 1986

Sphaeroidinella dehiscens subdehiscens Blow 1959
= Sphaeroidinellopsis seminulina
Sphaeroidinella disjuncta Finlay 1940
= Sphaeroidinellopsis disjuncta
not figuredSphaeroidinella ionica Cita & Ciaranfi 1972

Sphaeroidinella ionica evoluta Cita & Ciaranfi 1972

Sphaeroidinella ionica ionica Cita & Ciaranfi 1972
= Sphaeroidinella dehiscens
Sphaeroidinella missionis Carter 1963

Sphaeroidinella multiloba LeRoy 1944
= Sphaeroidinellopsis kochi
Sphaeroidinella rutschi Cushman & Renz 1941
= Sphaeroidinellopsis kochi
Sphaeroidinella senni Beckmann 1953
= Subbotina senni
Sphaeroidinella spinulosa Subbotina, in Bykova et al. 1958

Sphaeroidinella transiens Carter 1963


Citation: Sphaeroidinella Cushman 1927
taxonomic rank: Genus
Type species: Sphaeroidina bulloides var. dehiscens Parker & Jones 1865
Described on page(s) : 90

Current identification/main database link: Sphaeroidinella Cushman 1927

See also: Sphaeroidina bulloides dehiscens - type species;

Original Description

Test in the early stages, trochoid and like Globigerina, with coarse cancellated surface and probably with spines; in the adult with the chambers embracing, two or three forming the exterior, the chambers slightly separated, the edges with somewhat crenulated carinae, without spines.

Extra details from original publication
Pliocene to Recent.


Cushman, J. A. (1927a). An outline of a re-classification of the Foraminifera. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 3: 1-105. gs O


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