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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina subdigitata Carman 1929

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Globigerina subdigitata

Citation: Globigerina subdigitata Carman 1929
taxonomic rank: Species
Type specimens: 11969
Type age (chronostrat): Santonian
Type locality: East flank of the Centennial Syncline on the west slope of Sheep Mtn., T. 15 N., R. 77 W., east of Centennial, WY.
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-11970 USNM-11969 USNM-38938

Current identification/main database link: Clavihedbergella subdigitata (Carman, 1929)

Original Description

"Test trochoid, in early stages with very low spire, becoming nearly planispiral in the adult, perforate. Last few chambers greatly elongated, with blunt ends, with chamber walls parallel not tapering. Axis of these chambers joins test at tangential angle."


Carman, K. (1929). Some foraminifera from the Niobara and Benton formations of Wyoming. Journal of Paleontology. 3(3): 309-315. gs


Globigerina subdigitata compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 13-4-2024

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