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Foraminifera Gallery - illustrated catalog

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Online 23rd of July 2018: 12.549 forams (1411 genera)

Bulimina marginata (Cushman, 1931)
recent, North Sea
material contributed by
Dr. Hermann Neumann, Senckenberg am Meer
Wilhelmshaven, Germany
Trachelinella watersi (Cushman, 1927)
Upper Cretaceous
Corsicana FM, Texas
contributed by Dr. M.Dan Georgescu
Dep. of Geoscience, Univ. of Calgary, Canada
Glomospira charoides
(Jones and Parker, 1860)
Eocene, Outer Carpathians, Poland
contributed by Dr. hab. Anna Waśkowska,
AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow
Bulimina marginata Trachelinella watersi Glomospira charoides

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

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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]
- Mikrotax - Planktonics
- World Foraminifera Database
Basic Text:
Intro to Foraminiferology
- Cushman Foundation
- The Micropalaeont. Society
- Micropress Europe
- The Grzybowski Foundation
- International School on Foraminifera