Globorotalia crassaformis (Galloway & Wissler, 1927)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globorotaliida  Family: Globorotaliidae
 
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 Globorotalia crassaformis (Galloway & Wissler, 1927)
 

spiral and apertural view

the identification is done by M. Kucera.
 
The identification is based upon:
 Be, A.W.H., 1977: An ecological, zoogeographic and taxonomic review of recent planktonic foraminifera. Ramsay, A.T.S. (ed.), Oceanic Micropaleontology, vol. 1. Academic Press, London. 100 pp. Plate ?, Fig. 33
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1012203
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-17. doi: 10/dt5p