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Uvigerina sp. ---       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Buliminida  Family: Uvigerinidae
Taxon Profile

found in core MD95-2040 from the Oporto Seamount   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Pleistocene  
the age of the core ranges from present to 340ka

the SEM-image is contributed by Dr. Lucia de Abreu

View of a specimen of Uvigerina sp. ---


The identification is based upon:
Schweizer, Magali, 2006: Evolution and molecular phylogeny of Cibicides and Uvigerina (Rotaliida, Foraminifera). Geologica Ultraiectina, Vol. 261. University Utrecht Plate 16, Fig.

           

dataset number: FEU-1005712
           



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