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Orbulina universa d'Orbigny, 1839       2   more

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

found in core MD95-2040 from the Oporto Seamount, off Portugal

the age of the core ranges from present to 340ka

the SEM-image is contributed by Dr. Lucia de Abreu

View of a specimen of Orbulina universa d'Orbigny, 1839


The identification is based upon:
Hemleben, Ch., Spindler, M., and Anderson, O.R., 1989: Modern Planktonic Foraminifera. Book Springer Verlag 363 pp. Plate 2.3., Fig. n-o

                       



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