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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Globotruncana zagros Kavary in Kavary&Frizzell 1964

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Globotruncana zagros

Citation: Globotruncana zagros Kavary in Kavary&Frizzell 1964
taxonomic rank: Species

Current identification/main database link: Globotruncana aegyptiaca Nakkady 1950

Original Description

Test small, flat to very slightly convex dorsally, chambers on dorsal side somewhat inflated above limbate sutures of most specimens, ventral side strongly convex, inflated; chambers 4, increasing in size rapidly, last chamber occupies almost 1/3 of entire test; periphery lobate, marked by wide double keel around dorsal margin; ventral sutures radial, strongly depressed; umbilicus wide, covered with tegilla in some specimens; wall rugose in early chambers, smoother in last chamber; aperture interiomarginal, umbilical, accessory apertures obscured


Kavary, E. & Frizzell, D. L. (1964). Upper Cretaceous and lower Cenozoic Foraminifera from west central Iran. Bulletin University of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy. 102: 1-89. gs


Globotruncana zagros compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-6-2024

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