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Lenticulina sp.

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found in Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
in material provided by Eric M Sadorf, North Carolina Fossil Club

Island Creek Member, Peedee Formation, Maastrichtian, Cretaceous

View of one specimen of Lenticulina sp.
looks similar to L. secans, which is reported from lower Cretaceous till Santonian only

SEM picture taken together with Dr. Rosenfeldt
head of the Mikrobiologische Vereinigung Hamburg

The classification is based upon: Sliter, 1968: Upper Cretaceous Foraminifera from southern California and northwestern Baja California, Mexico in The University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions: Article 49 Protozoa 7, Plate 7
           Lenticulina sp., Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA