Catalog - Dipsidripella hodisensis

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Dipsidripella hodisensis Brotea 1995

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Other pages this level: D. hodisensis, D. liqianyui

Dipsidripella hodisensis

Citation: Dipsidripella hodisensis Brotea 1995
Rank: Species
Type locality: Valea Pesterii scction , Hodis , [Cluj district], Transylvania, Romania
Type age (chronostrat): Iowermost Oligocene or uppermost Eocene
Type sample (& lithostrat): Upper Brebi Marls Formation., llthological sequence between Nummulites fabiana level (at the base) and Pycnodonte gigantica level (at the top)
Type specimens: pl1 f1-12
Type repository: Bucharest; Inst. GeoIogic al Romaniei,
Described on page(s) : 31-32

Current identification/main database link: Dipsidripella danvillensis (Howe and Wallace 1932)

Original Description
Test small, low to slightly high trochnspiral, 4-7 chambers on the last whorl; chambers inflated, globular; peripheral margin rounded, peripheral outline lobated: surface coarsely hispid with small irregularly distributed pores; suture deep radially; aperture a very low umbilical-extraumbilical arch.

Extra details from original publication
Remarks. - Some similar specimens were recorded from the South Pacific (Ross Sea) which were described and illustrated as Globorotalia sp. Leckie and Webb (1986 IRDPSD 90, p. 1135. pl. 16. figs. 10-15) from DSDP site 270.


Brotea, D. (1995). A new planktonic foraminifer in upper Eocene deposits from north Transylvania. Romanian Journal of Paleontology. 76: 31-33. gs

Huber, B. T., Olsson, R. K. & Pearson, P. N. (2006). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of Eocene microperforate planktonic foraminifera (Jenkinsina, Cassigerinelloita, Chiloguembelina, Streptochilus, Zeauvigerina, Tenuitella, and Cassigerinella) and Problematica (Dipsidripella). In, Pearson, P. N., Olsson, R. K., Hemleben, C., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (eds) Atlas of Eocene Planktonic Foraminifera. Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication. 41(Chap 16): 461-508. gs V O


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