Pararotalia sp. ---
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Rotaliidae
 
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 Pararotalia sp. ---
 

scale bar 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Schmidt, C., Morard, R., Almogi-Labin, A., Weinmann, A.E., Titelboim, D., Abramovich, S., Kucera, M., 2015: Recent Invasion of the Symbiont-Bearing Foraminifera Pararotalia into the Eastern Mediterranean Facilitated by the Ongoing Warming Trend. PLoS ONE 10(8): e0132917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0132917   Plate A, Fig. 3
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1018794
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-02-26. doi: 10/dt5p