|Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Nonionida Family: Nonionidae
found at Reykjanes Ridge South of Iceland off territorial waters
Geological Time: Quaternary Holocene recent
The specimen is picked and the image is made by Dieter Ketelsen.
The raw material was collected during IceAGE RR cruise MSM75 at St. 7 (250-433m depth).
It was provided by K. Jesulke and Dr. J. Taylor from the DZMB, Senckenberg am Meer
View of a specimen of Melonis affinis (Reuss, 1851)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera in Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 109, Fig. 8
dataset number: FEU-1017819