Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globigerinida  Family: Globotruncanidae
 
found at  Dokan
 
   Kurdistan   Iraq
 
Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  Maastrichtian
 
Shiranish Formation
the image is published in the below cited PhD-thesis of Dr.
 
 
View of a specimen of Contusotruncana walfischensis (Todd, 1970)
 
The identification is based upon:
 Jaff, R.B.N., 2015: Late cretaceous foraminifera from the Kurdistan region, NE Iraq: palaeontological, biostratigraphical and palaeoenvironmental significance.  PhD-Thesis, University of Leicester, Department of Geology  Plate  6 in Ch2, Fig. 24,25
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1012789
 
 
Citation:
Jaff, R.B.N., 2015: Late cretaceous foraminifera from the Kurdistan region, NE Iraq: palaeontological, biostratigraphical and palaeoenvironmental significance. PhD-Thesis, University of Leicester, Department of Geology Plate 6 in Ch2, Fig 24,25