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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina yeguaensis Weinzierl & Applin 1929

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> G -> Globigerina -> Globigerina yeguaensis
Other pages this level: << < G. varianta, G. velascoensis, G. velascoensis compressa, G. venezuelana, G. vignalii, G. voluta, G. wagneri, G. washitensis, G. weissi, G. wilsoni, G. wilsoni bolivariana, G. winkleri, G. woodi, G. woodi connecta, G. woodi extrema, G. yeguaensis, G. yeguaensis pseudovenezuelana, G. zealandica, G. neoparawoodi

Globigerina yeguaensis

Citation: Globigerina yeguaensis Weinzierl & Applin 1929
taxonomic rank: Species
Type specimens: 12210
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-12210

Current identification/main database link: Subbotina yeguaensis (Weinzierl and Applin 1929)

Original Description

"Test large, globose, somewhat flattened along the dorso-ventral line, consisting of about 9 chambers arranged rathere irregularly in two and a half whorls, spire compressed, last three chambers forming about two-thirds of the surface of the test, sutures much depressed, surface finely perforate, aperture an arched opening into the umbilicus."


Olsson, R. K., Hemleben, C., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (2006a). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of Eocene Globigerina, Globoturborotalita, Subbotina, and Turborotalita. 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 6): 111-168. gs O

Weinzierl, L. L. & Applin, E. R. (1929). The Claiborne Formation on the Coastal Domes. Journal of Paleontology. 3(4): 384-410. gs


Globigerina yeguaensis compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 22-2-2024

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