Elphidium ortenburgense (Egger, 1857)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
 
found at Strass
 
   Central European Highlands   Germany
 

Ortenburger Meeressande
Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  Burdigalian
 
Obere Meeresmolasse OMM
the image is made by Dr. Georg Rosenfeldt and Michael Hesemann with support of the
Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg


material provided by Dr. Martina Pippèrr
 
 
View of a specimen of Elphidium ortenburgense (Egger, 1857)
 

side view
 
The identification is based upon:
 Pippèrr, Martina, 2010: Early Miocene foraminifers from the Upper Marine Molasse of the North Alpine Foreland Basin. Proxies for biostratigraphy and palaeoenvironmental change Dissertation   Plate 3, Fig. B
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1004833
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-11. doi: 10/dt5p