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Bulimina elongata 2    more

found in Bed 4-9 of the Calvert Formation,  Calvert Cliffs, Maryland, USA  
in material provided by Yasemin Tulu, John Nance and S. Godfrey from
Calvert Marine Museum    lower Miocene    Taxon Profile

Bulimina elongata, Calvert Cliffs, Maryland, USA

Different views of the same specimen of Bulimina elongata, adult specimen

The classification is based upon: H. J. Bötefür: Die benthischen Foraminiferen aus dem Oligozän von Malliß (Wanzeberg, Norddeutschland), Palaeontos 16, 2008, Plate 32, Fig. 14 and Snyder, S. W., V. J. Waters, and T. T. Moore 1988.
Benthic foraminifera and paleoecology of Miocene Pungo River Formation sediments
in Onslow Bay, North Carolina continental shelf. In Micropaleontology of Miocene Sediments in the Shallow Subsurface
of Onslow Bay, North Carolina Continental Shelf, ed. S.
W. Snyder. Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication 25:43-96