Recurvoides contortus  Earland, 1934
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Astrorhizida  Family: Ammosphaeroidinidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope

Station 14856-1 (1119m depth)
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 
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
 
 
 
The identification is based upon:
 Kaminski, M.A., Gradstein, F.M. et. al., 2005: Atlas of Paleogene Cosmopolitan Deep-water Agglutinated Foraminifera.    Plate 96, Fig. 3
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1016715
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2024). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2024-02-26. doi: 10/dt5p