Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839)          next field

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globorotaliida  Family: Globorotaliidae
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found in the waters at the Reykjanes Ridge   South of Iceland   off territorial waters   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the plummercell is provided by Dr. Karla Kreisel, near Greifswald

View of a specimen of Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839)

the field is photographed by Georg Wawczyniak

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 103, Fig. 8


Hesemann, M., 2018: Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-20