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Spiroplectinella sp. ---       

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

found at Bir Inglisi   North Africa   Egypt   

Geological Time: Paleogene  Paleocene  Thanetian


the image is provided by Robert P. Speijer

View of a specimen of Spiroplectinella sp. ---

Spiroplectinella cf. plummerae (Cushman, 1926)
bar = 100µm

The identification is based upon:
Speijer, R.P., 1994: Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. in Geologica Ultraiectina Volume 124. Dissertation Plate 9 from Ch. 6, Fig. 1

                       



Citation:
Speijer, R.P., 1994: Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. in Geologica Ultraiectina Volume 124. Dissertation Plate 9 from Ch. 6, Fig. 1