Foraminifera taxon details

Globigerinoidea Carpenter et al., 1862

465811  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:465811)

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Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Globigerinoidea Carpenter et al., 1862. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=465811 on 2024-04-21
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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 trochospiral but later chambers may be enveloping; wall perforate, with numerous small pores or fewer larger ones, surface may be covered with narrow elongate nonlamellar monocrystalline spines with calcite c-axis running lengthwise of the spine; aperture interiomarginal, umbilical, umbilical-extraumbilical, or equatorial, and relatively large secondary sutural apertures also may occur. Eocene to Holocene. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]