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Planoheterohelix planata (Cushman, 1938)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Heterohelicida  Family: Heterohelicidae

found in material from the Miscellaneous Localities   East Coast   USA   
New Jersey coastal plane

Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  Santonian


the SEM image is provided by Dr. M. Dan Georgescu

View of a specimen of Planoheterohelix planata (Cushman, 1938)


The identification is based upon:
Georgescu, M. D., Saupe, E. E., Huber, B. T., 2009: Morphometric and stratophenetic basis for phylogeny and taxonomy in Late Cretaceous gublerinid planktonic foraminifera. in micropaleontology, vol. 54, no. 5 page 397-424. Plate 3, Fig. 2

           

dataset number: FEU-1016463
           

Citation:
Georgescu, M. D., Saupe, E. E., Huber, B. T., 2009: Morphometric and stratophenetic basis for phylogeny and taxonomy in Late Cretaceous gublerinid planktonic foraminifera. in micropaleontology, vol. 54, no. 5 page 397-424. Plate 3, Fig 2