Catalog - Laeviheterohelix flabelliformis Catalog - Laeviheterohelix flabelliformis

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Laeviheterohelix flabelliformis Nederbragt 1991

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Laeviheterohelix flabelliformis

Citation: Laeviheterohelix flabelliformis Nederbragt 1991
taxonomic rank: Species
Type specimens: Not given
Type age (chronostrat): Turonian
Type locality: Western bank of Oued el Krouabi, east of Kat El Hamra, near El Kef, Tunisia.
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-463433

Current identification/main database link: Laeviheterohelix flabelliformis Nederbragt 1991

Original Description

Test biserial throughout, early chambers globular to slightly reniform; adult chambers distinctly reniform, with enlarged apertural flanges separating the widely spaced chambers. Surface smooth, without costae; aperture not observed


Nederbragt, A. J. (1991). Late Cretaceous biostratigraphy and development of Heterohelicidae (planktic foraminifera). Micropaleontology. 37: 329-372. gs


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