Articles | Volume 6, issue 1
01 May 1987
 | 01 May 1987

On the genotype of Cribrospirolina Haman, 1972 (Foraminiferida)

S. K. Al-Abdul Razzaq and S. N. Bhalla

Abstract. Cribrospirolina distinctiva Haman, 1972, the type species of Cribrospirolina Haman, is considered to be a junior synonym of Nautilus (Lituus) arietinus Batsch, 1971. The genotype should therefore be Cribrospirolina arietina (Batsch).