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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina bakeri Cole 1927

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Globigerina bakeri

Citation: Globigerina bakeri Cole 1927
Rank: Species
Type species: It is named in honor of Mr. William Baker, Geologist of the Trans-continental Petroleum Company, Tampico, Mexico.
Type sample (& lithostrat): Guayabal formation
Type age (chronostrat): Eocene
Type locality: 12km E. of Potrero, Vera Cruz, Mexico
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-243188

Current identification/main database link: Subbotina eocaena (Guembel 1868)

Original Description

Test large, composed of 4 inflated chambers in the last volution; initial chambers small, usually 5 in number, tightly coiled; wall coarsely punctate; one main aperture and several smaller ones opening into the shallow umbilicus.

Diameter 0.63 mm.

Extra details from original publication
This large, subglobular species is one of the commonest of the Globigerina forms encountered in the Guayabal.


Cole, W. S. (1927). A foraminiferal fauna from the Guayabal formation in Mexico. Bulletins of American Paleontology. 14(51): 1-36. gs V O


Globigerina bakeri compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 25-3-2023

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