CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globotruncana conica plicata White, emended by Solakius and Salaj (1928), 1985

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Globotruncana conica plicata

Citation: Globotruncana conica plicata White, emended by Solakius and Salaj (1928), 1985
Rank: variety
Type locality: 2.2 km east of Guerrero, Tampico embayment, Mexico.
Type age (chronostrat): Maastrichtian
Type specimens: 19929
Type repository: New York; AMNH

Current identification/main database link: Contusotruncana plicata (White 1928, emended by Solakius and Salaj, 1985)

Original Description
"This form differs from Globotruncana conica in being fluted or having folds on the dorsal side, starting at or near the top and widening toward the base, causing the outline as seen from above, to appear fluted or polygonal. Diameter of type specimen, 0.8 mm.; thickness, 0.55 mm."


White, M. P. (1928). Some Index Foraminifera of the Tampico Embayment Area of Mexico. Journal of Paleontology. 2(3): 177-215. gs


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