Buliminella Cushman 1911 (foram)

Rotaliina - Buliminacea - Buliminidae

Parent taxon: Buliminidae according to J. A. Cushman and L. W. Leroy 1938

See also Margerel 2009 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Bitubulogerina, Bulimina, Entosolenia, Globobulimina, Robertina, Virgulina

Subtaxa: Buliminella arcuata Buliminella curta Buliminella subfusiformis

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (3: South Carolina, Virginia collections)

• Pliocene of Ecuador (1), Japan (1), United States (2: North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Miocene of Austria (1), Canada (1: Nova Scotia), India (1), United States (4: California, Florida, Mississippi)

• Oligocene of United States (4: California, Louisiana)

• Eocene of Canada (1: Nova Scotia), Nigeria (2), Tonga (1), United States (2: Louisiana, Louisiana/Texas)

• Cretaceous of Germany (1), New Zealand (1)

Total: 26 collections including 32 occurrences

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