Laevipeneroplis proteus  (d'Orbigny, 1839)
 
Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Soritida  Family: Peneroplidae
 
found at Key West
man made Smathers beach
   Caribbean   USA
 
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the specimen is picked and provided by
 
 

the image is bad but illustrates the flat side of specimen 1.
 
The identification is based upon:
 Loeblich, A. R., Tappan, H. N., 1987: Foraminiferal genera and their classification.  Van Nostrand, Reinhold Co. New York 1728 pp. Plate 392, Fig. 7
 
 
genus.php?no=1001012&aktion=suche
 
dataset number: FEU-1001012
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2024). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2024-02-21. doi: 10/dt5p