Elphidium macellum (Fichtel and Moll, 1798)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
 
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14905-1
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 Elphidium macellum (Fichtel and Moll, 1798)
 
 
The identification is based upon:
 Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera  Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 110, Fig. 11
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1018780
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-02-27. doi: 10/dt5p