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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerinellidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012

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Citation: Globigerinellidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012
taxonomic rank: Family
Type species: Globigerinella Cushman, 1927

Current identification:

Original Description

The test is calcitic, macroperforate, biumbilicate, with a biconcave, thick-disc shape. Adult coiling is planispiral and adult chambers are subglobular or radially elongate. The surface is covered with spines or spine bases. The aperture is umbilical–extraumbilical throughout ontogeny.

Extra details from original publication
Range: Miocene to Holocene.


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


Globigerinellidae compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-6-2024

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