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Spirophthalmidium acutimargo (Brady, 1884)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Ophthalmidiidae
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 Spirophthalmidium acutimargo (Brady, 1884)


The identification is based upon:
Milker, Yvonne and Schmiedl, Gerhard, 2012: A taxonomic guide to modern benthic shelf foraminifera of the western Mediterranean Sea Palaeontologia Electronica Vol. 15, Issue 2 16A
link to the article 134 p. Plate 12, Fig. 9-11

           

dataset number: FEU-1015699
           



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