CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globorotalia angulata abundocamerata Bolli 1957

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Globorotalia angulata abundocamerata

Citation: Globorotalia angulata abundocamerata Bolli 1957
Rank: sub-species
Type locality: Locality: Holotype (USNM P5050) from Trmidad Leaseholds, Ltd., well Guayaguayare 159, Trinidad (coordinates N:151361 links; E:554095 links), sample from core 4,524-36 feet (TLL 232705).
Type age (chronostrat): Stratigraphic range: Globorotalia pusilla pusilla zone to lower part of Globorotalia pseudomenardii zone.
Type sample (& lithostrat): Lizard Springs formation.
Type specimens: USNM P5050
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-5050

Current identification/main database link: Morozovella conicotruncata (Subbotina 1947)

Original Description
Shape of test very low trochospiral, spiral side almost flat, inner whorl occasionally slightly raised; umbilical
side strongly convex; equatorial periphery slightly lobate, almost circular; axial periphery subacute to
acute without distinct keel, Wall calcareous, perforate, surface finely spinose. Chambers subangular, inflated;
14-18, arranged in 2-2 1/4 whorls, the 6-7 chambers of the last whorl increasing slowly in size. Sutures on
spiral side curved, slightly depressed; on umbilical side radial, depressed. Umbilicus narrow, deep, open.
Aperture a narrow slit; interiomarginal, extraumbilical-umbilical. Coiling random.

Size: Largest diameter of holotype 0.4 mm.

Extra details from original publication
Remarks: G. angulata abundocamerata Bolli, new subspecies, is a multichambered form of G. angulata
(White) with a slightly different stratigraphic range.


Bolli, H. M. (1957d). The genera Globigerina and Globorotalia in the Paleocene-Lower Eocene Lizard Springs Formation of Trinidad. In, Loeblich, A. R. , Jr., Tappan, H., Beckmann, J. P., Bolli, H. M., Montanaro Gallitelli, E. & Troelsen, J. C. (eds) Studies in Foraminifera. U.S. National Museum Bulletin. 215: 61-82. gs V O


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