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Globorotalia sphericomiozea Walters, 1965       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globorotaliida  Family: Globorotaliidae
Taxon Profile

found in a core of ODP Leg 120   Kerguelen and off   off territorial waters   Site 747

Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  


the images are published under public domain in the below cited scientific report of the IODP, ODP and DSDP

View of a specimen of Globorotalia sphericomiozea Walters, 1965

Height about 470µm

The identification is based upon:
Berggren, W.A., 1992: Neogene planktonic foraminifer magnetobiostratigraphy of the southern Kerguelen Plateau (Sites 747, 748, and 751). in Wise, S.W., Jr., Schlich, R., et al., Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 120: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 631–647. Plate 4, Fig. 13

                       



Citation:
Berggren, W.A., 1992: Neogene planktonic foraminifer magnetobiostratigraphy of the southern Kerguelen Plateau (Sites 747, 748, and 751). in Wise, S.W., Jr., Schlich, R., et al., Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 120: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 631–647. Plate 4, Fig. 13