Cancris auricula (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Cancrisidae

found found in material from an outcrop at Penedo Sul   Iberian Peninsula   Portugal   

Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  Burdigalian


the specimen is photographed by Brian Ottway.
It is found and identified by Francois Le Coze

View of a specimen of Cancris auricula (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)

Diameter: 600µm

The identification is based upon:
Papp, A., Schmidt, M.E., 1985: The Fossil Foraminifera of the Tertiary Basin of Vienna Revision of the monograph by Alcide d'Orbigny (1846). in Abhandlungen der Geologischen Bundesanstalt, Band 37. Plate , Fig. 113

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dataset number: FEU-1009621
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-07-14. doi: 10/dt5p