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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globigerina topilensis Cushman 1925

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Globigerina topilensis

Citation: Globigerina topilensis Cushman 1925
Rank: Species
Type specimens: CC 4335
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-4335

Current identification/main database link: Acarinina topilensis (Cushman 1925)

Original Description

"Test irregular in form, generally plano-convex, the dorsal side nearly flat, ventral side much inflated, early chambers making a generally spherical test but the last 3 or 4 greatly expanded, each chamber being somewhat rectangular in transverse section, the outer face nearly flat; sutures in the last-formed coil very much depressed, whole test deeply umbilicate; wall very strongly reticulate, aperture opening onto the umbilicate area. Diameter 0.50 mm.; height 0.35 mm."



Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes


Berggren, W. A., Pearson, P. N., Huber, B. T. & Wade, B. S. (2006b). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of Eocene Acarinina. 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 9): 257-326. gs V O

Cushman, J. A. (1925d). New foraminifera from the Upper Eocene of Mexico. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 1(1): 4-9. gs V O


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