Spiroplectinella esnaensis (LeRoy, 1953)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Spiroplectamminida  Family: Spiroplectamminidae
 
found at  Wadi Nukhl
 
   North Africa   Egypt
 
Geological Time: Paleogene  Paleocene  Thanetian
 
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View of a specimen of Spiroplectinella esnaensis (LeRoy, 1953)

bar = 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Speijer, R.P., 1994: Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. Geologica Ultraiectina Volume 124. Dissertation  Plate 3 from Ch. 6, Fig. 1
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1009312
 
 
Citation:
Speijer, R.P., 1994: Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. Geologica Ultraiectina Volume 124. Dissertation Plate 3 from Ch. 6, Fig 1