Uvigerina pygmaea D'Orbigny, 1826
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Buliminida  Family: Uvigerinidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
 
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14903-1 (414m depth)
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
 
 
View of a specimen of Uvigerina pygmaea D'Orbigny, 1826
 

scale bar 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Schoenfeld, 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 (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-03-07. doi: 10/dt5p