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Online 17th of November 2018: 13.153 forams (1573 genera)


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New entries:
Quinqueloculina pseudoreticulata
Parr, 1941
recent, Khao Lak, Thailand
the image is contributed by
Cai-Uso Wohler
Pseudotextularia varians Rzehak, 1895
Maastrichtian
by Dr. M.Dan Georgescu
University of Calgary
Frondicularia turgida Reuss, 1846
Upper Cretaceous, Helgoland
raw material provided by
the Museum Helgoland
photographed by D. Ketelsen
Racemiguembelina Pseudotextularia Frondicularia


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    Working Group
Portuguese Foraminifera
   
    Working Group, Catalogue of Portuguese Foraminifera    
HMS Challenger Collection  
Plate 41 online and
searchable:

all 115
plates

1525
drawings

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Working Group Upper Cretaceous
The fossil foraminifera of the
Tertiary basin of Vienna
Tertiary Foraminifera  Vienna Basin
              
    Sternberger Gestein    
    Lenticulina Robulus osnabrugensis    
    Key to Benthic Species    
    Key to Benthic Species
identify your specimens
from drawings
includes so far 538 species
   
    Key to Planktonic Species    
    Key to Planktonic Species
identify your specimens
from drawings
includes so far 142 species
   
    Beauty of Nature    
    Beauty of Nature    
              
    Type Specimens
in the collection of the
American Museum of
Natural History
New York

   
    Type Specimens, American Museum of Natural History

   
The Plummercell Slide Collection of
Karl-Otto Bock
Plummercell Slide Collection of Karl-Otto Bock
Karl-Otto Bock collects since long foraminifera as a hobby. In the course of time he has produced 150+ plummercell slides. We found a way to bring his slides online showing each single fiel with just a click.      [Check it out]
Paleozoic Foraminifera
Paleozoic Foraminifera
Thanks to Dr. James E. Conkin and Prof. Barbara M. Conkin we are now able to work on Paleozoic Foraminifera. We started with Carboniferous foraminifera. [more]
   
Links
Databases:
- Mikrotax - Planktonics
- World Foraminifera Database
Basic Text:
Intro to Foraminiferology
Organisations:
- Cushman Foundation
- The Micropalaeont. Society
- Micropress Europe
- The Grzybowski Foundation
Courses:
- International School on Foraminifera