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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Turbeogloborotalia BouDagher-Fadel 2012

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> T -> Turbeogloborotalia
Other pages this level: Tectoglobigerina, Tenuitella, Tenuitellinata, Tenuitellita, Tesseraella, Texasina, Textilaria, Textularia, Thalmanninella, Ticinella, Tinophodella, Toddella, Trilobatus, Trilobigerina, Trinitella, Trochoguembelitria, Truncatulina, Truncorotalia, Truncorotaloides, Tubitextularia, Turbeogloborotalia, Turborotalia, Turborotalia (Acarinina), Turborotalia (Turborotalia), Turborotalita


Citation: Turbeogloborotalia BouDagher-Fadel 2012
Rank: Genus
Type species: Globorotalia griffinae Blow, 1979

Current identification:

Original Description

The test is macroperforate, calcitic, and trochospiral. The surface is smooth, and the axial periphery is rounded to bluntly subangular. The last whorl of the test has four to five rapidly enlarging, globular chambers, but they are not radially elongate or carinate. The penultimate whorl is small. The umbilical side of test is flat to concave. The surface is smooth, without perforation pits, or with broad and widely separated perforation pits on the early whorls. The primary aperture is umbilical, extraumbilical with no bullae.



Extra details from original publication
The genus evolved from Parasubbotina and into Pseudoglobigerinella bolivariana.

: Eocene (Danian, P1b, to Lutetian, P11)

Editors' Notes


BouDagher-Fadel, M. K. (2012). Biostratigraphic and Geological Significance of Planktonic Foraminifera (1st Edition). Elsevier., . 1-319. gs


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

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