Citation: Praeplanctoniacea Georgescu 2009Rank: SuperfamilyType species: Praeplanctonia Georgescu 2009Type locality: Upper Albian-lower Turonian (from the P. ticinensis Biozone to the W. archaeocretacea Bio- zone).
Original Description Description.– Test biserial, triserial or triserial in the early stage and biserial when adult; aperture is subterminal and provided with a toothplate; relict suture between the aperture base and the suture between the last formed chamber and penultimate one is developed in the primitive representatives; evolved taxa with the aperture at the base of the last-formed chamber; test wall nannoperforate to microperforate, smooth or ornamented with pore mounds. Size: Etymology: Extra details from original publication
Georgescu, M. D. (2009a). On the origins of Superfamily Heterohelicacea Cushman, 1927 and the polyphyletic nature of planktic foraminifera. Revista Española de Micropaleontología. 41: 107-144. gsVO
Praeplanctoniacea compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project teamviewed: 8-12-2022