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Citation: Tesseraella Aliyulla 1977
taxonomic rank: Genus
Type species: Guembelina pseudotessera Cushman, 1938
Described on page(s) : 204

Current identification:

See also: Guembelina pseudotessera - type species;

Original Description

Translation from the Russian. - Test elongated, chambers biserially arranged. in microspheric forms the early part is usually planispirally coiled. Chambers drawn out, inflated. Sutures depressed, median suture a strong zig-zag shape: aperture arcuate, located at the base of the last chamber, wall smooth, sometimes finely spinose.

Extra details from original publication
Family Heterohelicidae; subfamily Tesseraellinae.
Upper Cretaceous. Monotypic


Aliyulla, K. (1977). Верхний мел и развитие фораминифер Малого Кавказа (Азербайджан) [Upper Cretaceous and development of foraminifera of the Lesser Caucasus (Azerbaijan)]. Baku, Azerbaijan. 1-237. gs

Cushman, J. A. (1938). Cretaceous species of Guembelina and related genera. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 14: 2-28. gs


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