Catalog - Higher taxa Catalog - Higher taxa


This page provides data from the catalog of type descriptions. The catalog is sorted alphabetically. Use the current identification link to go back to the main database.

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Higher taxa has 47 sub-taxa these are grouped in 2 pages
1 Archae :: 2 Rugogl
Family Group
Archaeoguembelitriidae Georgescu 2009

Bolivinoidea Glaessner 1937

Candeininae Cushman 1927
= Candeinidae
Cassigerinellinae Bolli, Loeblich & Tappan 1957

Catapsydracinae Bolli, Loeblich & Tappan 1957

Chiloguembelinidae Reiss, 1963
= Chiloguembelinidae
Chilostomellidae Brady, 1881
= Chilostomellidae
Conoglobigerinidae Simmons et al. 1997
= Conoglobigerinidae
Eoglobigerinidae Blow 1979

Favuselloidea Longoria 1974
= Favusellidae
Globanomalinidae Loeblich & Tappan 1984
= Globanomalidae
Globigerinatellidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012

Globigerinellidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012

Globigerinelloididae Longoria 1974
= Globigerinelloididae
Globigerinida Lankester 1885

Globigerinidae Carpenter, Parker, and Jones, 1862
= Globigerinidae
Globigerinitinae Bermúdez 1961
= Globigerinitidae
Globoconusidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012

Globoconusoidea BouDagher-Fadel 2012

Globoquadrinidae Blow 1979
= Globorotalidae
Globorotaliidae Cushman 1927
= Globorotaliidae
Globorotaloidinae Banner & Blow 1959

Globotruncanellidae Maslakova 1964

Globotruncanidae Brotzen 1942

Guembelitriinae Montanaro Gallitelli, 1957
= Guembelitriidae
Hantkeninidae Cushman 1927
= Hantkeninidae
Hastigerininae Bolli, Loeblich & Tappan 1957
= Hastigerinidae
Hedbergellidae Loeblich and Tappan, 1961

Helvetiellinae Longoria & Gamper 1984

Helvetoglobotruncaninae Lamolda 1976

Heterohelicida Fursenko 1958

Heterohelicidae Cushman 1927

Neoacarininidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012

Obandyellini Fordham 1986

Orbulinidae Schultze 1854

Planomalininae Bolli, Loeblich & Tappan 1957
= Planomalinidae
Praehedbergellidae Banner & Desai 1988

Praeplanctoniacea Georgescu 2009

Pulleniatininae Cushman 1927

Rotaliporinae Sigal 1958
= Rotaliporidae
Higher taxa has 47 sub-taxa these are grouped in 2 pages
1 Archae :: 2 Rugogl

Higher taxa

Citation: Higher taxa
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Editors' Notes
Descriptions of taxa above generic level are listed here. Where names have been used at more then one level within the family group they are listed at the level they were originally described at. Significant sources for classification of planktonic formainefera include Cushman (1927), Bolli et al. 1957, Banner & Blow (1959), Pearson et al. (2006), Boudagher-Fadel 2012, Wade et al. (2018)


Banner, F. T. & Blow, W. H. (1959). The classification and stratigraphical distribution of the Globigerinaceae. Palaeontology. 2(1): 1-27. gs

Bolli, H. M., Loeblich, A. R. & Tappan, H. (1957). Planktonic foraminiferal families Hantkeninidae, Orbulinidae, Globorotaliidae and Globotruncanidae. In, Loeblich, A. R. , Jr., Tappan, H., Beckmann, J. P., Bolli, H. M., Montanaro Gallitelli, E. & Troelsen, J. C. (eds) Studies in Foraminifera. U.S. National Museum Bulletin . 215: 3-50. gs

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

Cushman, J. A. (1927a). An outline of a re-classification of the Foraminifera. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 3: 1-105. gs

Pearson, P. N., Olsson, R. K., Hemleben, C., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (2006a). Atlas of Eocene Planktonic Foraminifera, Cushman Foundation Special Publication. Allen Press, Lawrence, Kansas. 1-514. gs

Wade, B. S., Olsson, R. K., Pearson, P. N., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (eds) (2018a). Atlas of Oligocene Planktonic Foraminifera. Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication. 46: 1-524. gs

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Higher taxa compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 9-6-2023

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