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Daughter taxa (blue => in age window 0-300Ma)
status uncertain
= Tenuitella patefacta
= Tenuitella praegemma
status uncertain


Citation: Praetenuitella
Rank: Genus
Type species: Praetenuitel!a praegemma Li 1987

Current identification/main database link:

Original Description: Test very low trochospiral; chambers globular to ovate, enlarging slowly as added, 4-6 in final whorl; sutures radial on both sides; umbilicus large and open; wall finely macroperforate in early test, later microperforate; surface sparsely pustulate; aperture anterointra- extraumbilical to wholly extraumbilical, with thin lip.

Extra details from original publication: Etymology: "prae-," before; "before the genus Tenuitella."
Stratigraphic range. Late Eocene.


Catalog entry for Praetenuitella compiled by the pforams@mikrotax project team viewed: 30-3-2017

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