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Elphidium williamsoni Haynes, 1973       

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

found at Eilat   Red Sea   Israel   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


the image is published in the below cited PhD-thesis of Dr. Shai Oron

View of a specimen of Elphidium williamsoni Haynes, 1973
the pink is caused by rose bengal staining

to the researchgate page of Dr. Shai Oron

The identification is based upon:
Gehrels, W. Roland and Newman, Simon W.G., 2004: Salt-marsh foraminifera in Ho Bugt, western Denmark, and their use as sea-level indicators. in Danish Journal of Geography 104(1):97-106, 2004 10 pp. Plate 2, Fig. M-O

           

dataset number: FEU-1013552
           

Citation:
Gehrels, W. Roland and Newman, Simon W.G., 2004: Salt-marsh foraminifera in Ho Bugt, western Denmark, and their use as sea-level indicators. in Danish Journal of Geography 104(1):97-106, 2004 10 pp. Plate 2, Fig M-O