Elphidium fichtelianum (d'Orbigny, 1846)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
Taxon Profile

found at Socotra   Arabian Sea   Yemen   in the sea north of Socotra

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

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

the specimen is provided by Wafaa Al-Qadassi

View of a specimen of Elphidium fichtelianum (d'Orbigny, 1846)

The identification is based upon:
Debenay, Jean-Pierre, 2012: A guide to 1,000 Foraminifera from the Southwestern Pacific New Caledonia. Book 380 pp. Plate 19, Fig. n.a.


Hesemann, M., 2018: Elphidium fichtelianum (d'Orbigny, 1846). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1000617&aktion=suche on 2018-3-22