Globigerinita minuta

NB TAXA WHICH ORIGINATE IN THE OLIGOCENE ARE NOT INCLUDED YET
Classification: pf_neogene -> Candeinidae -> Globigerinita -> Globigerinita minuta
Sister taxa: G. glutinata, G. minuta, G. parkerae, G. uvula, G. sp.,

Taxonomy

Citation: Globigerinita minuta (Natland, 1938)
Rank: species
Basionym: Globigerinoides minuta

Catalog entries: Globigerinoides minuta;

Type images:

Short diagnosis: High trochospire, compact shell outline

NB The short diagnoses are used in the tables of daughter-taxa to act as quick summaries of the differences between e.g. species of one genus. They have initially been copied from the diagnostic characters/distinguishing features sections of the Eocene and Paleocene Atlases, they will be edited as the site is developed.

Description


Test morphology:

Coiling direction (in extant population): mixed


Size: <150┬Ám

Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: present in the plankton (SCOR WG138)
First occurrence (base): within No known fossil record modern (0.00-0.00Ma, base in stage). Data source:

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

Natland, M.L., (1938). New Species of Foraminifera from off the West Coast of North America and from the Later Tertiary of the Los Angeles Basin. Bulletin of the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Tech. Ser., 4(5): 137-164.


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