Foraminifera taxon details

Globigerinopsis Bolli, 1962 †

721441  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:721441)

accepted
Genus
Globigerinopsis aguasayensis Bolli, 1962 † (type by original designation)

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Bolli, H. M. (1962). Globigerinopsis, a new genus of the foraminiferal family globigerinidae. <em>Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae.</em> 55: 281-284., available online at http://www.e-periodica.ch/digbib/view?pid=egh-001:1962:55#300
page(s): p. 281 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Globigerinopsis Bolli, 1962 †. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/Foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=721441 on 2024-04-16
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2013-03-08 13:53:47Z
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2017-08-26 08:29:53Z
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original description Bolli, H. M. (1962). Globigerinopsis, a new genus of the foraminiferal family globigerinidae. <em>Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae.</em> 55: 281-284., available online at http://www.e-periodica.ch/digbib/view?pid=egh-001:1962:55#300
page(s): p. 281 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Diagnosis Test trochospiral in the early stage, later streptospirally coiled and turning toward the spiral side, retaining the ventral umbilicus, chambers globular to ovate, increasing rapidly and steadily in size as added, sutures radial, straight to slightly curved, depressed, periphery broadly rounded, peripheral outline slightly lobulate; wall calcareous, finely perforate, surface finely pitted; aperture an interiomarginal, umbilical-extraumbilical arch, becoming spiroumbilical in the later stage and continuing into the spiral suture of the spiral side. M. Miocene; Venezuela; Dominican Republic. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]