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Favulina hexagona (Williamson, 1848)       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Nodosariana  Order: Lagenida  Family: Ellipsolagenidae
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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 Favulina hexagona (Williamson, 1848)


The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 58, Fig. 33

                       



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