Ophthalmidium oxfordianum (Deecke, 1886)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Ophthalmidiidae

found ODP Leg 149 Site 901   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   Site 901

Geological Time: Jurassic  Upper Jurassic  Tithonian


the images are published under public domain in the below cited scientific report of the IODP, ODP and DSDP

View of a specimen of Ophthalmidium oxfordianum (Deecke, 1886)

size about 430µm

The identification is based upon:
Collins, E.S., Kuhnt, W. and Scott, D.B., 1996: Tithonian benthic foraminifers from Hole 901A (ODP Leg 149, Iberia Abyssal Plain). Whitmarsh, R.B., Sawyer, D.S., Klaus, A., and Masson, D.G. (Eds.), Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 149: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program). Plate 1, Fig. 14

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dataset number: FEU-1008212
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-10-21. doi: 10/dt5p