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Carboniferous (Uralian) foraminifera from Manendragarh, central India

S. B. Bhatia and S. K. Singh
Carboniferous (Uralian) foraminifera from Manendragarh, central India
Micropaleontology (1959) 5 (1): 127-134


The first known occurrence of foraminifera in the Upper Carboniferous marine bed near Manendragarh, central India, is reported. Nine species are recorded, including one new species. The fauna is characterized by the exclusive occurrence of arenaceous forms, which show affinity with contemporaneous faunas from the Pennsylvanian of North America.

ISSN: 0026-2803
Serial Title: Micropaleontology
Serial Volume: 5
Serial Issue: 1
Title: Carboniferous (Uralian) foraminifera from Manendragarh, central India
Pages: 127-134
Published: 1959
Text Language: English
Publisher: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, United States
Accession Number: 1959-000463
Categories: Invertebrate paleontology
Document Type: Serial
Bibliographic Level: Analytic
Illustration Description: illus.
N07°00'00" - N37°00'00", E68°00'00" - E97°00'00"
Country of Publication: United States
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2017, American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO, United States
Update Code: 1959
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