Virgulopsis tuberculatus (Egger, 1857)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Buliminida  Family: Fursenkoinidae
Taxon Profile

found at Strass   Central European Highlands   Germany   
Ortenburger Meeressande

Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  Burdigalian
Obere Meeresmolasse OMM

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

material provided by Dr. Martina Pippèrr
Martina Pipperr

View of a specimen of Virgulopsis tuberculatus (Egger, 1857)

Regional Stage: Eggenburgian

The identification is based upon:
Pippèrr, Martina, Reichenbacher, B. and Frieling, D., 2008: The Eggenburgian foraminiferal assemblage of the "Ortenburger Meeressande" (Borehole Strass). Poster from Molasse Group Meeting Stuttgart, 21.-23.5.2008. Plate 1, Fig. 4-5


Hesemann, M., 2018: Virgulopsis tuberculatus (Egger, 1857). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-23