Catalog - Zeauvigerina lodoensis Catalog - Zeauvigerina lodoensis

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Zeauvigerina lodoensis Martin 1943

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Other pages this level: Z. aegyptiaca, Z. lodoensis, Z. parri, Z. teuria, Z. zelandica

Zeauvigerina lodoensis

Citation: Zeauvigerina lodoensis Martin 1943
taxonomic rank: Species
Described on page(s) : 21
Type specimens: Holotype 7382; Paratype USNM 38953
Type sample (& lithostrat): Sample I-S3-82, Lodo formation,
Type age (chronostrat): Early Eocene
Type locality: Lodo Gulch, Panoche Quadrangle, Fresno County, California.
Type repository: Stanford; Paleontological Type Collection, Stanford University, Calif.

Linked specimens: USNM-38953

Current identification/main database link: Zeauvigerina lodoensis Martin 1943

Original Description

"Test small, elongate, gently tapering; oval in cross section; wall calcareous, finely perforate; chambers biserial throughout, inflated, particularly toward apertural end, about 3/4 as high as long, globular, increasing gradually in size as added; sutures ditinct, depressed, straight, at right angles to periphery, sharply angled between alternating chambers; aperture a round opening at end of short neck rising from inner edge of last-formed chamber.

Length 0.32 mm.; breadth 0.23 mm.; thickness 0.1 mm.

Extra details from original publication
Remarks: Similar to Z. zealandica Finlay but differs in having a blunt initial end and less sharply tapering sides.


Huber, B. T., Olsson, R. K. & Pearson, P. N. (2006). Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and phylogeny of Eocene microperforate planktonic foraminifera (Jenkinsina, Cassigerinelloita, Chiloguembelina, Streptochilus, Zeauvigerina, Tenuitella, and Cassigerinella) and Problematica (Dipsidripella). In, Pearson, P. N., Olsson, R. K., Hemleben, C., Huber, B. T. & Berggren, W. A. (eds) Atlas of Eocene Planktonic Foraminifera. Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication . 41(Chap 16): 461-508. gs O

Martin, L. T. (1943). Eocene foraminifera from the type Lodo Formation, Fresno County, California. Stanford University Publications, Geological Sciences. 3(3): 1-35. gs


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