CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Blefuscuiana occulta quinquecamerata Banner and Desai 1988

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Higher levels: pf_cat -> B -> Blefuscuiana -> Blefuscuiana occulta quinquecamerata
Other pages this level: B. albiana, B. aptiana depressa depressa, B. aptiana implana implana, B. aptiana orientalis, B. daminiae, B. excelsa cumulus, B. globigerinelloides lobulata, B. hexacamerata, B. kuznetsovae, B. laculata alobata alobata, B. laculata laculata, B. mitra, B. multicamerata, B. occulta quinquecamerata, B. rudis, B. speetonensis, B. speetonensis tunisiensis, B. whittakeri,

Blefuscuiana occulta quinquecamerata

Citation: Blefuscuiana occulta quinquecamerata Banner and Desai 1988
Rank: sub-species
Holotype Repository: London, UK; NHM

Current identification/main database link: Hedbergella occulta Longoria 1974

Original Description: This subspecies differs from the typical Blefuscuiana occulta (Hedbergella occulta Longoria, 1974) in possessing 5 to 51/2 rapidly enlarging chambers in the final whorl, compared to the six to seven chambers per whorl of the typical form of the species. On the spiral side, the height of the last chamber is about 45% of the total test diameter, compared to about 30% in B. occulta s. s.


Banner, F.T. & Desai, D., (1988). A review and revision of the Jurassic-Early Cretaceous Globigerinina,with especial reference to the Aptian assemblages of Speeton (North Yorkshire, England). Journal of Micropaleontology, 7: 143-185.


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