Catalog - Higher taxa


This page provides data from the catalog of type descriptions. The catalog is sorted alphabetically. Use the current identification link to go back to the main database.

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Higher taxa has 47 sub-taxa these are grouped in 2 pages
1 Globig :: 2 Rugogl
Rugoglobigerinidae Subbotina 1959

Schackoinidae Pokorny 1958

Sphaerogerinidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012

Tenuitellidae BouDagher-Fadel 2012
= Globigerinitidae
Tinophodellini Fordham 1986

Truncorotaloididae Loeblich and Tappan, 1961
= Truncorotaloididae
Turborotalitidae Hofker 1976

Higher taxa has 47 sub-taxa these are grouped in 2 pages
1 Globig :: 2 Rugogl

Higher taxa

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Editors' Notes
Descriptions of taxa above generic level are listed here. Where names have been used at more then one level within the family group they are listed at the level they were originally described at. Significant sources for classification of planktonic formainefera include Cushman (1927), Bolli et al. 1957, Banner & Blow (1959), Pearson et al. (2006), Boudagher-Fadel 2012, Wade et al. (2018)


Banner, F. T. & Blow, W. H. (1959). The classification and stratigraphical distribution of the Globigerinaceae. Palaeontology. 2(1): 1-27. gs V O

Bolli, H. M., Loeblich, A. R. & Tappan, H. (1957). Planktonic foraminiferal families Hantkeninidae, Orbulinidae, Globorotaliidae and Globotruncanidae. 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: 3-50. gs V O

BouDagher-Fadel, M. K. (2012). Biostratigraphic and Geological Significance of Planktonic Foraminifera (1st Edition). Elsevier., . 1-319. gs

Cushman, J. A. (1927a). An outline of a re-classification of the Foraminifera. Contributions from the Cushman Laboratory for Foraminiferal Research. 3: 1-105. gs V O

Pearson, P. N., Olsson, R. K., Hemleben, C., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (2006a). Atlas of Eocene Planktonic Foraminifera, Cushman Foundation Special Publication. Allen Press, Lawrence, Kansas. 1-514. gs

Wade, B. S., Olsson, R. K., Pearson, P. N., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (eds) 2018a. Atlas of Oligocene Planktonic Foraminifera. . Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication 46: 1-524. gs

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