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Vaginulina elegans (d'Orbigny, 1826)       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Nodosariana  Order: Vaginulinida  Family: Vaginulinidae
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 Vaginulina elegans (d'Orbigny, 1826)


The identification is based upon:
Goes, A., 1894: A Synopsis of the Arctic and Scandinavian recent marine Foraminifera hitherto discovered. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar Bandet 25 No. 9 Plate 9, Fig. 646-655

           

dataset number: FEU-1015689
           



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