CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina kugleri Bolli 1959

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Globigerina kugleri

Citation: Globigerina kugleri Bolli 1959
Rank: Species
Type locality: Well Monserrat No. 1, Western central Range, Trinidad
Type age (chronostrat): Upper Barremian
Type specimens: 626289
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-626289 USNM-626291 USNM-626290

Current identification/main database link: Gorbachikella kugleri (Bolli, 1959)

Original Description
Shape of test. Small, trochospiral, spiral side slightly to distinctly convex, equatorial periphery lobate. Wall. Calcareous, finely perforate. The specimens found in the Cuche and Toco formations are invariably pyritized. Chambers. Spherical in early stage, may become slightly compressed laterally in the last whorl; about 10 arranged in 2 1/2 whorls, the usual four chambers in the last whorl increase fairly rapidly in size. Sutures. On spiral and umbilcal side radial, depressed. Umbilicus. Fairly small. Aperture. A distinct, fairly high arch, often with a rim; interiomarginal, umbilical. Coiling. Random.


Bolli, H. M. (1959c). Planktonic foraminifera from the Cretaceous of Trinidad, B. W. I. Bulletins of American Paleontology. 39(179): 253-277. gs


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