Grigelis orectus Loeblich and Tappan, 1984       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Nodosariana  Order: Nodosariida  Family: Nodosariidae
Taxon Profile

found at Oman 788m depth   Arabian Sea   Oman   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the image is made by Dr. Georg Rosenfeldt and Michael Hesemann with support of the
Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg

raw material from a cruise of the RV Meteor

View of a specimen of Grigelis orectus Loeblich and Tappan, 1984

The identification is based upon:
Loeblich, A. R., Tappan, H. N., 1987: Foraminiferal genera and their classification. Book Van Nostrand, Reinhold Co. New York 1728 pp. Plate 450, Fig. 0


Hesemann, M., 2018: Grigelis orectus Loeblich and Tappan, 1984. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-20