Loeblichiinae

Equatorial section of Pojarkovella pennarroyensis, from Cózar (2002).

Belongs within: Loeblichiidae.

The Loeblichiinae are a lineage of fusulinids with a tendency to loss of sutures and evolute coiling known from the mid-Visean to lower Namurian stages of the lower Carboniferous (Cózar & Vachard 2001).

Characters (from Cózar & Vachard 2001): Evident quasiendothyroid trends, i.e. numerous chambers, absent sutures, evolute whorls and chomata. Various types of wall, from microgranular to granular.

<==Loeblichiinae [Loeblichinae]
    |--Eocristellaria Miklukho-Maklay 1954LT64
    |    `--*E. permica Miklukho-Maklay 1954LT64
    |--Rhenothyra Beckmann 1950LT64
    |    `--*R. refrathensis Beckmann 1950LT64
    |--Loeblichia Cummings 1955CV01
    |    `--*L. ammonoides (Brady 1876) [=Endothyra ammonoides]R-CB96
    |         |--L. a. ammonoidesR-CB96
    |         `--L. a. paraammonoidesR-CB96
    `--Pojarkovella Simonova & Zub 1975 (see below for synonymy)CV01
         |--P. nibelis (Durkina 1959) (see below for synonymy)C02
         |--P. angulata Simonova & Zub 1975C02
         |--P. efremovi (Vdovenko & Rostovceva in Brazhnikova et al. 1967) (see below for synonymy)C02
         |--P. eostaffelloides Simonova & Zub 1975C02
         |--P. guadiatensis Cózar 2002C02
         |--P. immanis (Conil 1980) [=*Klubonibelia immanis]C02
         `--P. pennarroyensis Cózar 2002C02

Pojarkovella Simonova & Zub 1975 [incl. Euxinella Conil & Dil in Dil 1977 nec Moisseev 1936 nec Nordsieck 1973, Euxinita Conil & Dil in Conil et al. 1980, Klubonibelia Conil 1980, Nibelia Conil 1980]CV01

Pojarkovella efremovi (Vdovenko & Rostovceva in Brazhnikova et al. 1967) [=Dainella efremovi, *Euxinella efremovi, *Euxinita efremovi]C02

Pojarkovella nibelis (Durkina 1959) [=Quasiendothyra nibelis, Dainella nibelis, *Nibelia nibelis; incl. D. altiformis Lin 1981, *Pojarkovella honesta Simonova & Zub 1975, D. hubiensis Lin 1984]C02

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[C02] Cózar, P. 2002. Taxonomic value of the diaphanotheca/luminotheca in the classification of Lower Carboniferous endothyroid Foraminiferida; creation of two new species of Pojarkovella. Geobios 35: 283–291.

[CV01] Cózar, P., & D. Vachard. 2001. Dainellinae subfam. nov. (Foraminiferida du Carbomifère inférieur), révision et nouveaux taxons. Geobios 34 (5): 505–526.

[LT64] Loeblich, A. R., Jr & H. Tappan. 1964. Sarcodina: chiefly “thecamoebians” and Foraminiferida. In: Moore, R. C. (ed.) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology pt C. Protista 2 vol. 1. The Geological Society of America and The University of Kansas Press.

[R-CB96] Rauzer-Chernousova, D. M., F. R. Bensh, M. V. Vdovenko, N. B. Gibshman, E. Y. Leven, O. A. Lipina, E. A. Reitlinger, M. N. Solovieva & I. O. Chedija. 1996. Spravočnik po Sistematike Foraminifer Paleozoâ (Èndotiroidy, Fuzulinoidy). Rossijskaâ Akademiâ Nauk, Geologičeskij Institut, Moskva “Nauka”.

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