Cyclorbiculina compressa (d'Orbigny, 1839)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Soritida  Family: Soritidae
Taxon Profile

found at Key West   Caribbean   USA   man made Smathers beach

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the specimen is picked and provided by Jan Steger

View of a specimen of Cyclorbiculina compressa (d'Orbigny, 1839)

The identification is based upon:
Crevison, Heidi L. and Hallock, Pamela, 2000: Foraminifers as bioindicatotors: key subtropical western Atlantic and Caribbean taxa Link to CD as observed August 2010 Plate CYCL, Fig. 1


Hesemann, M., 2017: Cyclorbiculina compressa (d'Orbigny, 1839). In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2017-12-13