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Neorotalia calcar (d'Orbigny, 1839)

  found near  Great Barrier Reef, Australia  on a beach    by family Meyer   recent    Taxon Profile

A specimen of Neorotalia calcar (d'Orbigny, 1839) with broken spines

SEM picture taken together with/by Dr. Rosenfeldt
head of the Mikrobiologische Vereinigung of the Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg

The classification is based upon: W. Renema, 2002: Larger Foraminfera as marine environmental indicators in: Scripta Geologica, Vol. 124 (2002), p. 1-260
                      Neorotalia calcar, Great Barrier Reef, Australia