Catalog - Chiloguembelina minutissima

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Chiloguembelina minutissima Salaj 1986

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> C -> Chiloguembelina -> Chiloguembelina minutissima
Other pages this level: C. adriatica, C. andreae, C. circumlabiata, C. fusiformis, C. midwayensis strombiformis, C. midwayensis subcylindrica, C. minutissima, C. noguerensis, C. orientalis, C. parallela, C. praecursor, C. subtriangularis, C. subwilcoxensis, C. taurica, C. ujliaensis, C. victoriana, C. vineetae, C. waiparaensis, C. woodi

Chiloguembelina minutissima

Citation: Chiloguembelina minutissima Salaj 1986
Rank: Species
Described on page(s) : 50-52
Type specimens: Pl. 2, figs. 2, 3;, holotype, pl2 f3 =T16
Type sample (& lithostrat): LM12 - basal 50cm of Danian
Type age (chronostrat): basal Danian
Type locality: El Haria near El Kef, Tunisia; locality LM-12 of the Vlth African Micropaleontological Colloquium
Type repository: Bratislava; Dionýz Štúr Institute of Geology, Bratislava, Slovakia

Current identification:

Original Description

Test calcareous, fine perforate, two possibilities, fine rugulose or provided with fine pustules, flaring; inflated chambers arranged biserially in three-four pairs, with a tendency to become somewhat twisted; sutures distinct, depressed. Aperture broad, bordered by flap, which is much destroyed on the studied specimens.

Height 70-90 µm, width 55-75 µm.

From latin word minutissimus = small.

Extra details from original publication
Stratigraphic range: Chiloguembelina minutissima n. sp. has been proved from the newly established Postrugoglobigerina praedjaubjergensis Zone so far only.

Editors' Notes


Salaj, J. (1986). The new Postrugoglobigerina praedaubjergensis Zone at the base of the stratotype of the marine Paleocene (El Kef, Tunisia). Geologiscky Zbornik -Geologica Carpathica. 37: 35-58. gs V O


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