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Cassigerinellidae


Classification: pf_cenozoic -> Guembelitrioidea -> Cassigerinellidae
Sister taxa: Cassigerinellidae, Chiloguembelinidae, Guembelitriidae, Heterohelicidae
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)Granddaughter taxa
Cassigerinella

Cassigerinella chipolensis
Cassigerinella eocaenica
Cassigerinella sp.

Riveroinella
Like Cassigerinella but with a peculiar slit-like aperture surrounded by a protruding, flange-like lip and strongly acute profile
Riveroinella martinezpicoi

Taxonomy

Citation: Cassigerinellidae Bolli, Loeblich and Tappan, 1957
taxonomic rank: Family

Catalog entries: Cassigerinellidae

Distinguishing features:
Parent taxon (Guembelitrioidea): Biserial, enrolled biserial and triserial taxa. Wall microperforate.
This taxon: Coiled biserial

NB These concise distinguishing features statements are used in the tables of daughter-taxa to act as quick summaries of the differences between e.g. species of one genus.
They are being edited as the site is developed and comments on them are especially welcome.

Description

Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of M13 zone (100% up, 6.1Ma, in Messinian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within E13 zone (37.99-39.97Ma, base in Bartonian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:

Primary source for this page: Huber et al. 2006 - Eocene Atlas, chap. 16, p. 484

References:

Bolli, H. M., Loeblich, A. R. & Tappan, H. (1957). Planktonic foraminiferal families Hantkeninidae, Orbulinidae, Globorotaliidae and Globotruncanidae. In, Loeblich, A. R. , Jr., Tappan, H., Beckmann, J. P., Bolli, H. M., Montanaro Gallitelli, E. & Troelsen, J. C. (eds) Studies in Foraminifera. U.S. National Museum Bulletin . 215: 3-50. gs

Huber, B. T., Olsson, R. K. & Pearson, P. N. (2006). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of Eocene microperforate planktonic foraminifera (Jenkinsina, Cassigerinelloita, Chiloguembelina, Streptochilus, Zeauvigerina, Tenuitella, and Cassigerinella) and Problematica (Dipsidripella). 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 16): 461-508. gs O


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