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Contusotruncana fornicata (Plummer, 1921)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globigerinida  Family: Globotruncanidae
Taxon Profile

found at Dokan   Kurdistan   Iraq   

Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  
Kometan Formation

the image is published in the below cited PhD-thesis of Dr. R.B.N. Jaff

View of a specimen of Contusotruncana fornicata (Plummer, 1921)
scale bar 200µm

to the professional page of Dr. R.B.N. Jaff

The identification is based upon:
Jaff, R.B.N., 2015: Late cretaceous foraminifera from the Kurdistan region, NE Iraq: palaeontological, biostratigraphical and palaeoenvironmental significance. PhD-Thesis, University of Leicester, Department of Geology Plate 3 in Ch2, Fig. 7

                       



Citation:
Jaff, R.B.N., 2015: Late cretaceous foraminifera from the Kurdistan region, NE Iraq: palaeontological, biostratigraphical and palaeoenvironmental significance. PhD-Thesis, University of Leicester, Department of Geology Plate 3 in Ch2, Fig. 7