A REPORT ON THE DISCOVERY OF FUSULINIDS IN THE PHILIPPINES

PACITA P. ANDAL

 

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION



In an effort to differentiate the thick Philippine Pre-Tertiary sedimentary rocks, some limestone samples previously designated undiagnostic were thin sectioned and re-examined. This led to the discovery of some late Paleozoic Foraminifera, specifically the "fusulinids."

 

 

 

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