Catalog - Velapertina


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Higher levels: pf_cat -> V -> Velapertina
Other pages this level: Vanhintella, Velapertina, Ventilabrella

Velapertina cingulata Popescu 1969

Velapertina iorgulescui Popescu 1969

Velapertina luczkowskae Popescu, in Popescu & Cioflica 1973

Velapertina sphaerica Popescu 1987


Citation: Velapertina Popescu 1969
Rank: Genus

Current identification:

Original Description
Test free, trochospiral up to globular; primary interiomarginal umbilical aperture covered by an apertural bulla which may be prolonged also on the sutures, tending to cover the secondary sutural apertures too; numerous infralaminal apertures on the apertural bulla suture.

Subfamily Catapsydracinae. Miocene (Helvetian and Tortonian).

Extra details from original publication
Species included by Poescu 1969


Popescu, G. (1969). Some new Globigerina (Foraminifera) from the upper Tortonian of the Transylvanian Basin and the Subcarpathians. Revue Roumaine de Géologie Géophysique et Géographie, Serie de Géologie. 13: 103-106. gs


Velapertina compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 24-1-2022

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