Elphidium maorium Hayward, 1997
 
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 14865-1 (52m 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 Elphidium maorium Hayward, 1997
 

scale bar 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Hayward, B., W., Hollis, C., Grenfell., H., 1997: Recent Elphidiidae (Foraminiferida) of the south-west Pacific and fosssil Elphidiidae of New Zealand  New Zealand Geol. Surv. Paleontol. Bull., 72, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences monograph 166 pp. Plate 4, Fig. 11,12
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1018789
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-02-25. doi: 10/dt5p