Operculina (foram)

Rotaliina - Nummulitacea - Nummulitidae

Parent taxon: Nummulitidae according to S. J. Beavington-Penney and A. Racey 2004

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Assilina, Cycloclypeus, Dictyoconos, Heterostegina, Nummulitella, Nummulites, Planostegina, Spiroclypeus

Subtaxa: Operculina pacifica

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of India (1 collection), New Caledonia (1), the Seychelles (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Comoros (1)

• Pliocene of Pakistan (1), South Africa (1)

• Miocene of Australia (1), Egypt (1), France (1), Haiti (1), India (2), Indonesia (5), Israel (1), Japan (2), Libya (1), Malaysia (2), the Marshall Islands (1), Papua New Guinea (2), Somalia (3), Sri Lanka (1), Taiwan (1), Tanzania (2), Turkey (1)

• Oligocene of France (1), India (1), Indonesia (1), Iran (3), Italy (11), Libya (1), Pakistan (1), Saudi Arabia (1), Somalia (2), Spain (8), Turkey (1)

• Eocene of China (1), Colombia (1), Egypt (5), France (2), Hungary (2), India (2), Iran (1), Libya (3), Mexico (1), Pakistan (1), South Africa (1), Spain (4), Tonga (1), United States (2: Louisiana, Oregon)

• Paleocene to Eocene of India (1)

• Paleocene of China (1), Pakistan (2), Slovakia (2), Togo (1)

• Cretaceous of Switzerland (2)

Total: 101 collections including 112 occurrences

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