Reophax curtus Cushman, 1920       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Hormosinana  Order: Hormosinida  Family: Hormosinidae
Taxon Profile

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 washed raw material from which the forams are picked is provided by
visiting researcher at Senckenberg am Meer, Abteilung Meeresforschung, Wilhelmshaven
Leon Hoffman

View of a specimen of Reophax curtus Cushman, 1920

different views of the same specimen

The identification is based upon:
Cushman, J., A., 1920: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 2. Lituolidae. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus. 104. Book Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104. Plate 2, Fig. 2-3

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Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2017: Reophax curtus Cushman, 1920. In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1012145&aktion=suche on 2017-10-17