Elphidium sagrum (d'Orbigny, 1839)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
Taxon Profile

found at Cayo Coco   Caribbean   Cuba   from the beach

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

material provided by Peter Laging

View of a specimen of Elphidium sagrum (d'Orbigny, 1839)

unfavourable perspective not showing the typical striae on the apertural face

The identification is based upon:
Cushman, J., A., 1930: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 7. Nonionidae, Camerinidae, Peneroplidae and Alveolinellidae. Book Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104. Plate 9, Fig. 5


Hesemann, M., 2018: Elphidium sagrum (d'Orbigny, 1839). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1004695&aktion=suche on 2018-2-22