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Quinqueloculina polygona d'Orbigny, 1839       2   more

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Hauerinidae
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 Quinqueloculina polygona d'Orbigny, 1839

lateral view

The identification is based upon:
Javaux, E.J., Scott, D.B., 2003: Illustration of modern benthic Foraminifera from Bermuda and remarks on distribution in other subtropical/tropical areas. in Palaeontologia Electronica, 6, (2), 29 pp. Plate 4, Fig. 15

                       



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