Recurvoides contortus Earland, 1934       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Trochamminida  Family: Ammosphaeroidinidae

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14856-1 (1119m depth)

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 Recurvoides contortus Earland, 1934


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 (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-09-29. doi: 10/dt5p