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Eponides sp. ---       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Eponididae
Taxon Profile

found on Bonaire   Caribbean   The Netherlands   
in tsunami sediments

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  

3400 a BP (and younger)

image provided and classified by Dr. Peter Frenzel and Sascha Fuerstenberg

View of a specimen of Eponides sp. ---

lateral view
cf. antillarum

The identification is based upon:
Loeblich, A. R., Tappan, H. N., 1987: Foraminiferal genera and their classification. Book Van Nostrand, Reinhold Co. New York 1728 pp. Plate 594, Fig.

                       



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