Elphidium novozealandicum  Cushman, 1936
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
 
found at Hicks Bay
   New Zealand and off   New Zealand
 
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the image is made by Dr. Georg Rosenfeldt and Michael Hesemann with support of the
Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg


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found in sand from the inside of a stranded gastropod Cookia sulcata (Gmelin, 1791)
 
The identification is based upon:
 Hayward, B., W., Hollis, C., Grenfell., H., 1997: Recent Elphidiidae (Foraminiferida) of the south-west Pacific and fosssil Elphidiidae of New Zealand  New Zealand Geol. Surv. Paleontol. Bull., 72, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences monograph 166 pp. Plate 14, Fig. 10-14
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1000632
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2024). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2024-02-28. doi: 10/dt5p