Foraminifera taxon details

Quasicyclammina Belford, 1977 †

738643  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:738643)

accepted
Genus
Quasicyclammina breviseptum Belford, 1977 † (type by original designation)

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marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Belford, D. J. (1977). Quasicyclammina gen. nov. and Thalmannammina (Foraminiferida) from the Paleocene of Papua New Guinea. <em>BMR Journal of Australian Geology & Geophysics.</em> 2: 35-42., available online at https://data.gov.au/dataset/fc807dae-4853-46b9-a7a2-409304ef4d6f
page(s): p. 36-37 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Quasicyclammina Belford, 1977 †. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=738643 on 2024-02-23
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2013-08-31 06:55:35Z
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2018-01-10 09:57:04Z
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2018-06-10 09:35:27Z
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original description Belford, D. J. (1977). Quasicyclammina gen. nov. and Thalmannammina (Foraminiferida) from the Paleocene of Papua New Guinea. <em>BMR Journal of Australian Geology & Geophysics.</em> 2: 35-42., available online at https://data.gov.au/dataset/fc807dae-4853-46b9-a7a2-409304ef4d6f
page(s): p. 36-37 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Diagnosis Test nautiloid in form, planispirally enrolled and involute, may be slightly asymmetrical, with only about two whorls of few chambers each, sutures nearly radial, periphery broadly rounded; wall agglutinated, with imperforate outer layer of the outer wall underlain by a coarse alveolar subepidermal layer that does not continue to the septa; aperture an asymmetrical interiomarginal slit. U. Paleocene; New Guinea. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]