Protentella prolixa Lipps, 1964
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globigerinida  Family: Catapsydracidae
 
 
   off West Africa   off territorial waters
 
Site 959
Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  
 
the images are published under public domain in the below cited scientific report of the
 
 
View of a specimen of Protentella prolixa Lipps, 1964

bar = 100µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Norris, R.D., 1998: Planktonic foraminifer biostratigraphy: eastern equatorial Atlantic.  in Mascle, J., Lohmann, G.P., and Moullade, M. (Eds.), Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 159.   Plate 5, Fig. 15
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1009450
 
 
Citation:
Norris, R.D., 1998: Planktonic foraminifer biostratigraphy: eastern equatorial Atlantic. in Mascle, J., Lohmann, G.P., and Moullade, M. (Eds.), Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 159. Plate 5, Fig 15