Globocassidulina sp.        

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Cassidulinida  Family: Cassidulinidae
Taxon Profile

found at Huacho   off Peru and Northern Chile   Peru   from inner shelf

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

material provided by Victor Aramayo, Jorge Cardich and Dimitri Gutierrez

View of a specimen of Globocassidulina sp.

resembles Cassidulina rossensis in Boltovskoy et al., 1980: Atlas of Benthic Shelf Foraminifera of the Southwest Atlantic Plate 7

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 54, Fig. 17


Hesemann, M., 2018: Globocassidulina  . In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-2-20