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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globorotalia naussi Martin 1943

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Globorotalia naussi

Citation: Globorotalia naussi Martin 1943
Rank: Species
Described on page(s) : 116
Type specimens: Plate VIII, figures 3a, 3b, 3c; Holotype.-Stanford Univ. Paleo. Type Colln. No. 7403. Paratypes in USNM
Type sample (& lithostrat): Sample I-S4+8, Lodo formation,
Type age (chronostrat): Early Eocene
Type locality: Lodo Gulch, Panoche Quadrangle, Fresno County, California.
Type repository: Stanford; Paleontological Type Collection, Stanford University, Calif.

Linked specimens: USNM-559453

Current identification/main database link: Morozovella aragonensis (Nuttall 1930)

Original Description

Test planoconvex, flat dorsally, strongly convex ventrally; wall calcareous, completely covered with numerous small papillae, giving a granular appearance; papillae tending to become heavier along periphery and at edges of each chamber; periphery angled, may be lobulate or relatively smooth; complete whorl visible dorsally, early chambers indistinct; only last whorl of about six chambers visible ventrally, somewhat inflated, castellated near the umbilicus; chambers increasing rapidly in size as added; dorsal sutures nearly straight, tangential, raised or flush; ventral sutures straight, slightly depressed, radiating from small umbilical opening; aperture a wide, labiate, crescentic slit at the center of base of apertural face of the last chamber.

Maximum diameter 0.38 mm.; minimum diameter 0.34 mm.; breadth 0.2 mm.

Named in honor of Arthur W. Nauss.

Extra details from original publication
Remarks.-This species is similar to Globorotalia aragonensis Nuttall (1930) in general shape and ornamentation but differs in having fewer chambers and in lacking the thickened keel and limbate sutures.

Range.-Samples I-S2 through I-S22+7.

Editors' Notes


Martin, L. T. (1943). Eocene foraminifera from the type Lodo Formation, Fresno County, California. Stanford University Publications, Geological Sciences. 3(3): 1-35. gs


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