Planorbulina mediterranensis d'Orbigny, 1826
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Planorbulinida  Family: Planorbulinidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
 
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14703-1 (111m 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 Planorbulina mediterranensis d'Orbigny, 1826
 

scale bar 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Cushman, J., A., 1931: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 8. Rotaliidae, Amphisteginidae, Calcarinidae, Cymbaloporettidae, Globorotaliidae, Anomalinidae, Planorbulinidae, Rupertiidae and Homotremidae.  Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104.  Plate 24, Fig. 5-8
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1018775
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-02-26. doi: 10/dt5p