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Elphidium macellum (Fichtel and Moll, 1798)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
Taxon Profile

found in waters up to half a mile off Lagos   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   
Sample BJO413 from 12m depth, offshore entrance of Alvor

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


Raw material collected from yacht "Vontade" with Derek Parish and Brian Ottway

View of a specimen of Elphidium macellum (Fichtel and Moll, 1798)

broken specimen

The identification is based upon:
Debenay, Jean-Pierre, 2012: A guide to 1,000 Foraminifera from the Southwestern Pacific New Caledonia. 380 pp. Plate 19, Fig.

           

dataset number: FEU-1015091
           



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