Spiroloculina dilatata (d'Orbigny, 1846)       

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

found at 464m depth at the Little Meteor Bank   Central North Atlantic   off territorial waters   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


the image is made by Cai-Uso Wohler.
The foram is found in raw material provided by Leon Hoffman,
researcher at Senckenberg am Meer

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 Palaeontologia Electronica Vol. 15, Issue 2 16A
link to the article 134 p. Plate 13, Fig. 1-2

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dataset number: FEU-1017276
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-10-29. doi: 10/dt5p