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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Hedbergella amabilis Loeblich&Tappan 1961

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Hedbergella amabilis

Citation: Hedbergella amabilis Loeblich&Tappan 1961
taxonomic rank: Species
Type specimens: 371424
Type age (chronostrat): Cenomanian
Type locality: From cut bank of the tributary to Mountain Creek, 3.6 mi. west of Cedar Hills, on the road to Mansfield, Dallas County, TX
Type repository: Washington; USNM

Linked specimens: USNM-371429 USNM-371432 USNM-371427 USNM-371425 USNM-479622 USNM-371431 USNM-479621 USNM-479623 USNM-371430 USNM-371433 USNM-371424 USNM-479624 USNM-371426

Current identification/main database link: Clavihedbergella amabilis (Loeblich&Tappan, 1961)

Original Description

Test free, of medium size, in a nearly flat trochospiral coil of 2-2.5 whorls; 5 or more rarely 6 subglobular chambers in the final whorl, increasing rapidly in size as added, umbilicus broad and open; sutures deeply constricted, distinct; wall calcareous, distinctly but very finely spinose; aperture a low interiomarginal, extraumbilical arch, the broad spatulate lip commonly with a somewhat irregular margin.


Loeblich, A. R. & Tappan, H. (1961). Cretaceous planktonic foraminifera: Part I-Cenomanian. Micropaleontology. 7: 257-304. gs


Hedbergella amabilis compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 18-7-2024

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