Pyrgoella sphaera (d'Orbigny, 1839)
 
Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Miliolidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
 
   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,
 
 
View of a specimen of Pyrgoella sphaera (d'Orbigny, 1839)
 

apertural view
 
The identification is based upon:
 Barker, R., W., 1960: Taxonomic Notes, Brady's Foram. Pls. Challenger Report. SEPM Special Publication, Vol. 9.   Plate 2, Fig. 4
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1012151
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-03-09. doi: 10/dt5p