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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Praeplanctonidae Georgescu 2009

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Citation: Praeplanctonidae Georgescu 2009
taxonomic rank: family
Type species: Praeplanctonia Georgescu 2009
Type age (chronostrat): Upper Albian (from the P. ticinensis Biozone to the P. appenninica Biozone)

Current identification:

Original Description

Description.– Test biserial, triserial or triserial in the early stage and biserial when adult; aperture subterminal and provided with a toothplate; relict suture between the aper- ture base and the suture between the last formed chamber and penultimate one; test wall is nannoperforate, with a combination of elongate and circular pores.


Georgescu, M. D. (2009a). On the origins of Superfamily Heterohelicacea Cushman, 1927 and the polyphyletic nature of planktic foraminifera. Revista Española de Micropaleontología. 41: 107-144. gs

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Praeplanctonidae compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 16-6-2024

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