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Elphidium oceanis  (d'Orbigny, 1826)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae

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 Sarita Camacho



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. in Dissertation Plate n.a., Fig. 9.47

           

dataset number: FEU-1010703
           

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. in Dissertation Plate n.a., Fig. 9.47