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Spiroplectinella wrightii (Silvestri, 1903)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Spiroplectamminida  Family: Spiroplectamminidae
Taxon Profile

found in waters up to half a mile off Lagos   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   
Sample BJO414 from 20,5m depth, between Lagos and Alvor

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


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

View of a specimen of Spiroplectinella wrightii (Silvestri, 1903)

photographed under water

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 42, Fig. 17

           

dataset number: FEU-1015685
           



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