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Genera incertae sedis

Classification: pf_cenozoic -> Genera incertae sedis
Sister taxa: Globigerinidae, Globorotaliidae, Hantkeninidae, Truncorotaloididae, Globanomalinidae, Genera incertae sedis ⟩⟨ Hastigerinidae ⟩⟨ Globigerinitidae, Candeinidae ⟩⟨ Guembelitrioidea, Benthic origins, hidden
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)Granddaughter taxa
Radial ridges on umbilical side:
Berggrenia pumilio
Berggrenia sp.

Smooth wall, with shark-tooth like pustules; kidney-shaped chambers:
Dentigloborotalia anfracta
Dentigloborotalia sp.


Citation: Genera incertae sedis
taxonomic rank: Superfamily

Catalog entries: Genera incertae sedis [no catalog entry yet]

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.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within N18 zone (5.20-5.72Ma, base in Messinian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:



Genera incertae sedis compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 18-6-2024

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