Spiroloculina dilatata (d'Orbigny, 1846)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Spiroloculinidae
Taxon Profile

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14910-2 (535m depth) at N 17.28.998 W 16.41.647

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 Spiroloculina dilatata (d'Orbigny, 1846)


The identification is based upon:
Milker, Yvonne and Schmiedl, Gerhard, 2012: A taxonomic guide to modern benthic shelf foraminifera of the western Mediterranean Sea in Palaeontologia Electronica Vol. 15, Issue 2 16A
link to the article 134 p. Plate 13, Fig. 1-2

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Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2017: Spiroloculina dilatata (d'Orbigny, 1846). In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1012259&aktion=suche on 2017-12-14