Sigmavirgulina tortuosa (Brady, 1881)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Buliminida  Family: Fursenkoinidae
 
found at Socotra
 
   Arabian Sea   Yemen
 
in the sea north of Socotra
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the image is made by Dr. Georg Rosenfeldt and Michael Hesemann with support of the Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg. The specimen is provided by
 
 
View of a specimen of Sigmavirgulina tortuosa (Brady, 1881)
 
 
The identification is based upon:
 Loeblich, A. R., Tappan, H. N., 1994: Foraminifera of the Sahul Shelf and Timor Sea.  Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research, Special Publication 31. 661 pp. Plate 261, Fig. 
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1001793
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-17. doi: 10/dt5p