Catalog - Nonionina escheri

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Nonionina escheri Kaufmann 1865

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Nonionina escheri

Citation: Nonionina escheri Kaufmann 1865
Rank: Species
Type specimens: Not given
Type age (chronostrat): Upper Cretaceous
Type locality: Localities given: Seewen and Gersau, Canton Schwyz, Switzerland
Type repository: Not given

Current identification/main database link: Planohedbergella escheri (Kaufmann, 1865)

Original Description

Test transparent, calcareous, smooth, strongly compressed, elongate-rounded on the wide side and more or less lobate. Five to six arched chambers surround the first central chamber, which appears five or size-sided, dark, and of variable size. The last and, at times, the second last chambers are often distinctly inflated producing deep incisions between the chambers. Aperture is not visible. Structure is equally equal-sided.



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Editors' Notes


Kaufmann, F. J. (1865). Die Zeit der kreidebildung: Die Polythalamien des Seewerfaltes, des Gault und Schrattefaltes. In, Heer, O. (ed.) Die Urwelt der Schweiz. F. Schulthess, Zurich 1-198. gs


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