Cancris auricula (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)       

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

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


the raw material is provided by Leon Hoffman, Senckenberg am Meer

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

spiral view
elongate variety

The identification is based upon:
Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44 Plate 24, Fig. 10

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dataset number: FEU-1012132
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-06-04. doi: 10/dt5p