Elphidium aculeatum (d'Orbigny, 1846)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
 
found at the  Taramea Bay
 
   New Zealand and off   New Zealand
 
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the images are made by Cai-Uso Wohler, the sample was brought by John Taylor and the sampling did 
 
 
View of a specimen of Elphidium aculeatum (d'Orbigny, 1846)
 
 
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 27, Fig. 5,6
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1017501
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-21. doi: 10/dt5p