Uvigerina pygmaea  d'Orbigny, 1826
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Uvigerinidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14903-1 (414m depth)
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the raw material was provided by Leon Hoffman, the specimens were picked by Michael Hesemann and the images are made by
 
 

scale bar 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Schönfeld, J. , 2006: Taxonomy and distribution of the Uvigerina peregrina plexus in the tropical to Northeastern Atlantic The Journal of Foraminiferal Research 36, 4  Plate 1, Fig. 7
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1018289
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2024). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2024-05-24. doi: 10/dt5p