Melonis affinis  (Reuss, 1851)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Melonidae
 
depth 846m
   Celtic Seas   UK
 
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
Raw material as sample No. 213 in the repository of the
 
 

the specimens are placed by Karl-Otto Bock and photographed by Michael Hesemann
 
The identification is based upon:
 Murray, John W., 2003: An illustrated guide to the benthic foraminifera of the Hebridean shelf, west of Scotland, with notes on their mode of life. Palaeontologia Electronica, 5, (2), 
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/h 31 pp. Plate 8, Fig. 14
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1004178
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2024). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2024-06-14. doi: 10/dt5p