Globocassidulina sp.        

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

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

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

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

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 in Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 54, Fig. 17


dataset number: FEU-1004411

Hesemann, M., 2019: Globocassidulina  . In: Hesemann, M. 2019 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2019-Jun-20