Hoeglundina elegans d'Orbigny, 1826       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Robertinida  Family: Epistominidae

found near Bad Freienwalde   North European Plain   Germany   
in clay pits in Hammerthal

Geological Time: Paleogene  Oligocene  Rupelian


the specimen is contributed by Steffen Schneider

View of a specimen of Hoeglundina elegans d'Orbigny, 1826

filled with pyrite, which eventually will break the test

The identification is based upon:
Batjes, Derk Anders Johan, 1958: Foraminifera of the Oligocene of Belgium. Bruxelles : Inst. Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 188 pp. Plate X, Fig. 2

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dataset number: FEU-1016913
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-07-10. doi: 10/dt5p