Foraminifera taxon details

Pseudochoffatella Deloffre, 1961 †

738659  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:738659)

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Pseudochoffatella cuvillieri Deloffre, 1961 † (type by original designation)

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Deloffre, R. (1961). Sur la découverte d'un nouveau Lituolidé du Crétacé inférieur des Basses-Pyrénées : Pseudochoffatella cuvillieri n.gen., n.sp. <em>Revue de Micropaléontologie.</em> 4(2): 3-12.
page(s): p. 105 [details]   
Hayward, B.W.; Le Coze, F.; Vachard, D.; Gross, O. (2024). World Foraminifera Database. Pseudochoffatella Deloffre, 1961 †. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/foraminifera/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=738659 on 2024-02-23
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original description Deloffre, R. (1961). Sur la découverte d'un nouveau Lituolidé du Crétacé inférieur des Basses-Pyrénées : Pseudochoffatella cuvillieri n.gen., n.sp. <em>Revue de Micropaléontologie.</em> 4(2): 3-12.
page(s): p. 105 [details]   
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Diagnosis Test large, discoidal with nearly parallel sides, microspheric test up to 12 mm in diameter and about 1.2 mm in maximum thickness, early planispiral stage of about two whorls followed by peneropliform stage of about seven chambers, and then by up to eighteen or more cyclic or annular chambers, smaller megalospheric test up to 6 mm in diameter, with large subspherical initial chamber constricted in two unequal parts, followed by a peneropliform stage, adult flabelliform but not attaining either a reniform or cyclic stage; wall agglutinated, thin imperforate epidermal layer of microgranular calcite with included quartz grains, and subepidermal polygonal meshwork of beams, rafters and joists or second order beams; aperture multiple, a series of irregularly arranged openings on the apertural face. L. Cretaceous (U. Aptian to L. Albian); France; Spain; Yugoslavia. (Loeblich & Tappan, 1987, Foraminiferal Genera and Their Classification) [details]