Spiroloculina excavata d'Orbigny, 1846
 
Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Spiroloculinidae
 
 
   Mediterranean Sea   off territorial waters
 

FS Meteor Cruise 51-1 Station 469
Chain-bag dredge sample from 259-442m water depth
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
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View of a specimen of Spiroloculina excavata d'Orbigny, 1846
 

corroded specimen
 
The identification is based upon:
 Milker, Yvonne and Schmiedl, Gerhard, 2012: A taxonomic guide to modern benthic shelf foraminifera of the western Mediterranean Sea Palaeontologia Electronica Vol. 15, Issue 2 16A 
link to the article 134 p. Plate 13, Fig. 3-4
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1013189
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-16. doi: 10/dt5p