Foraminifera taxon details

Wheelerella Petters, 1954 †

711510  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711510)

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Petters, S. W. (1954). Tertiary and upper Cretaceous foraminifera from Colombia, South America. <em>Contributions from the Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research.</em> 5(1): 37-41., available online at https://cushmanfoundation.allenpress.com/portals/_default/files/pubarchive/CCFFR/05ccffr1.pdf
page(s): p. 38 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Wheelerella Petters, 1954 †. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=711510 on 2024-04-22
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2012-12-01 08:06:08Z
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2013-03-08 15:09:52Z
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2013-03-09 07:01:54Z
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2013-06-15 10:07:13Z
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2017-12-31 10:38:56Z
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original description Petters, S. W. (1954). Tertiary and upper Cretaceous foraminifera from Colombia, South America. <em>Contributions from the Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research.</em> 5(1): 37-41., available online at https://cushmanfoundation.allenpress.com/portals/_default/files/pubarchive/CCFFR/05ccffr1.pdf
page(s): p. 38 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Hayward, B.W., Kawagata, S., Sabaa, A.T., Grenfell, H.R., van Kerckhoven, L., Johnson, K., and Thomas, E., 2012. The last global extinction (Mid-Pleistocene) of deep-sea benthic foraminifera (Chrysalogoniidae, Ellipsoidinidae, Glandulonodosariidae, Plectofrondiculariidae, Pleursostomellidae, Stilostomellidae), their Late Cretaceous-Cenozoic history and taxonomy: Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research Special Publication, v. 43, p. 408., available online at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/256078664 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Loeblich, A. R.; Tappan, H. (1987). Foraminiferal Genera and their Classification. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York. 970pp., available online at https://books.google.pt/books?id=n_BqCQAAQBAJ [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Diagnosis Test elongate, compressed, and ovate in section, early stage triserial, later uniserial, with broad and low chambers that show considerable overlap, sutures slightly depressed; wall calcareous, finely perforate, surface smooth; aperture an elongate curved slit with narrow bordering lip, slightly more elevated at the outside of the curve, provided with an internal tube. U. Cretaceous (Coniacian); Colombia. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]