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Pararotalia calcariformata McCulloch, 1977       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Rotaliidae
Taxon Profile

found at Nahsholim   Mediterranean Sea   Israel   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


image courtesy of Dr. Christiane Schmidt, published in the paper mentioned below Christiane Schmidt

View of a specimen of Pararotalia calcariformata McCulloch, 1977

adult specimen with sinistral coiling; a spiral view, b+c lateral view and detail
scale bar a-b 100µm; c 10µm

The identification is based upon:
Schmidt, C., Morard, R., Almogi-Labin, A., Weinmann, A.E., Titelboim, D., Abramovich, S., Kucera, M., 2015: Recent Invasion of the Symbiont-Bearing Foraminifera Pararotalia into the Eastern Mediterranean Facilitated by the Ongoing Warming Trend. in PLoS ONE 10(8): e0132917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0132917 Plate A, Fig. 2

                       



Citation:
Schmidt, C., Morard, R., Almogi-Labin, A., Weinmann, A.E., Titelboim, D., Abramovich, S., Kucera, M., 2015: Recent Invasion of the Symbiont-Bearing Foraminifera Pararotalia into the Eastern Mediterranean Facilitated by the Ongoing Warming Trend. in PLoS ONE 10(8): e0132917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0132917 Plate A, Fig. 2