Cornuspira involvens  (Reuss, 1850)
 
Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Cornuspirida  Family: Cornuspiridae
 
found in the  Guadiana Estuary
 
   Iberian Peninsula   Portugal
 
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
image courtesy of Dr. Sarita Camacho da Encarnacao, published in the paper mentioned below
 
View of a specimen of Cornuspira involvens  (Reuss, 1850)
 
The identification is based upon:
 Camacho, S., 2012: Atlas of benthic foraminifera and thecamoebian species from the Guadiana River Estuary, vol. II In: Ecologic zonation model of the benthic foraminifera and thecamoebians of Guadiana River Estuary and application in paleoenvironmental reconstruction. Algarve University.   Dissertation  Plate n.a., Fig. 9.35 1-2
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1010691
 
 
Citation:
Camacho, S., 2012: Atlas of benthic foraminifera and thecamoebian species from the Guadiana River Estuary, vol. II In: Ecologic zonation model of the benthic foraminifera and thecamoebians of Guadiana River Estuary and application in paleoenvironmental reconstruction. Algarve University. Dissertation Plate n.a., Fig 9.35 1-2