Spiroloculina excavata d'Orbigny, 1846
 
Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Spiroloculinidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
 
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 

Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the raw material is provided by Leon Hoffman,
 
 
View of a specimen of Spiroloculina excavata d'Orbigny, 1846
 

side and apertural view
 
The identification is based upon:
 Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs  Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44  Plate 7, Fig. 3
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1012073
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-23. doi: 10/dt5p