Catalog - Globigerina aptica

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina aptica Agalarova, in Dzhafarov et al. 1951

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Globigerina aptica

Citation: Globigerina aptica Agalarova, in Dzhafarov et al. 1951
Rank: Species
Described on page(s) : 49
Type specimens: N/A
Type age (chronostrat): Aptian
Type locality: Near the town of Nardaran, eastern Azerbaidzhan.
Type repository: Not given

Current identification/main database link: Hedbergella infracretacea (Glaessner, 1937)

Original Description

Test trochospiral, dorsal side quite convex. Peripheral margin undulately curved. Spire consists of 2 whorls, the last of which contains 5-6 spheroidal chambers. Proloculus, the smallest chamber, stands out clearly on the dorsal side. Chambers very strongly increase in size as added. Umbilical depression attains a considerable size. Sutures simple, strongly depressed. Aperture a semicircular slit, opens into the umbilicus. Wall calcareous.

0.12 - 0.25 mm


Extra details from original publication
Наши формы очень близки к Globigerina bulloides d’Orb., но отличаются от них меньшей величиной, выпуклостью со спин­ ной стороны и неравномерным ростом камеры.

Editors' Notes


Agalarova, D. A. (1951). Studies of microfauna from Cretaceous deposits of Azerbaydzhan. Aznefteizdat, Baku. 1-128. gs

Dzhafarov, D. I., Agalarova, D. A. & Khalilov, D. M. (1951). Handbook for the microfauna of the Cretaceous deposits of Azerbaidshan. USSR: Aznefteizdat., Baku. 1-128. gs V O


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Le Coze

The original name is Globigerina aptica [the genus Hedbergella was published in 1958]


Jeremy Young (UK)

Thanks, i've corrected that now

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