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Gebel Oweina
Egypt    25.45 N, 32.57 E
around the Paleocene - Eocene boundary / Paleogene
the images are contributed by Prof. Dr. Robert P. Speijer

Wadi Nukhl Map      
the images are published in:
Speijer, R.P., 1994. Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. Geologica Ultraiectina Vol. 124.
      Gebel Oweina Stratigraphy


sorted by genus, species             sorted by morphology
    

Anomalinoides
praeacutus

Anomalinoides
sp.
Bulimina
callahani

Bulimina
farafraensis

Bulimina
midwayensis

Bulimina
quadrata

Cibicidoides
pharaonis

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cibicidoides
pseudoacutus

Dorothia
sp.
Globocassidulina
subglobosa

Loxostomoides
applinae

Osangularia
plummerae

Spiroloculina
sp.
Stainforthia
sp.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Turrilina
brevispira

Valvulineria
scrobiculata