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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Gublerina rajagopalani Govindan 1972

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> G -> Gublerina -> Gublerina rajagopalani
Other pages this level: G. acuta, G. acuta robusta, G. cuvillieri, G. glaessneri, G. hedbergi, G. primitiva, G. rajagopalani

Gublerina rajagopalani

Citation: Gublerina rajagopalani Govindan 1972
Rank: Species
Type specimens: Not available
Type age (chronostrat): Maastrichtian
Type locality: Vicinity of Pondicherry, on the eastern coast of southern India.
Type repository: India

Current identification/main database link: Gublerina rajagopalani Govindan 1972

Original Description

"Test rapidly flaring in juvenile stage, less flaring in adult, adult chambers subglobular to reniform; early chambers covered with coarse, irregular ridges, later chambers more finely costate; early periphery keeled or subangular, later subrounded; relict apertural flanges visible as depressed areas along median suture."



Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes


Govindan, A. (1972). Upper Cretaceous planktonic foraminifera from the Pondicherry area, South India. Micropaleontology. 18: 160-193. gs


Gublerina rajagopalani compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-2-2023

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