Catalog - Globigerina gomitulus

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina gomitulus Seguenza 1880

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Globigerina gomitulus

Citation: Globigerina gomitulus Seguenza 1880
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : 308
Type specimens: Tav. XVII. fig. 16, 16a.
Type age (chronostrat): Pliocene
Type locality: Riace, Reggio Province, Calabria, Italy
Type repository: Depository not given. Neotype,from the upper Pliocene or lower Quaternary? of Calabria, Italy, designated and illustrated by Mistretta, 1962, Riv. Ital. Pal. Strat., vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 100-102, p. 101, tf. la-c, as Globigerinoides gomitulus (Seguenza), junior synonym of Globigerinoides elongatus (d'Orbigny); and deposited in the micropaleontology collections of the lnstitute of Geology and Paleontology, University of Palermo, Sicily, Italy, no. MP 235.]

Current identification/main database link: Globigerinoides elongatus (d'Orbigny, 1826)

Original Description

Questa specie come bene rappresentano le figure è distinta per avere le logge compresse non globose, le suture non molto profondate e disposte ortogonalmente, in modo che questi caratteri la distinguono bene dalle altre.

Lunghezza 0,7mm Larghezza 0,62mm


Extra details from original publication
Questa Globigerina è comune nell'Astiano.

Editors' Notes
Regardedas synonym of Globigerinoides conglobatus by e.g. Kennett & Srinivasan but as a synonym of G. elongatus by Brummer & Kucera (2022).


Mistretta, E. (1962). Foraminiferi planctonici del Pliocene inferiore di Altavilla Milicia (Palermo, Sicilia),. Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia. 68(1): 97-114. gs V O

Seguenza, G. (1880). Le foramazioni terziarie nella provincia di Reggio (Calabria),. Rendiconti. Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Classe. 1-466. gs V O


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