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Online 6th of December 2016: 11.900 forams (3330 species), Coverage

Gavelinopsis complanata
(Reuss, 1850)
Cretaceous, Campanian
Hoever, Germany
Marssonella oxycona
(Reuss, 1860)
Cretaceous, Campanian
Hoever, Germany
Gavelinopsis complanata
(Reuss, 1850)
Cretaceous, Campanian
Hoever, Germany
Gavelinopsis complanata Marssonella oxycona Gavelinopsis complanata


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    Type Specimens
in the collection of the
American Museum of
Natural History
New York

   
    Type Specimens, American Museum of Natural History

   
  
HMS Challenger Collection  
Plate 41 online and
searchable:

all 115
plates

1525
drawings

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Working Group Upper Cretaceous
The fossil foraminifera of the
Tertiary basin of Vienna
Tertiary Foraminifera  Vienna Basin
              
    Forams in the Sternberger Gestein    
    Lenticulina Robulus osnabrugensis    
    Key to Benthic Species    
    Key to Benthic Species
identify your specimens
from drawings
includes so far 538 species
   
    Key to Planktonic Species    
    Key to Planktonic Species
identify your specimens
from drawings
includes so far 142 species
   
    Beauty of Nature    
    Beauty of Nature    
              
      Type Specimens    
Type Specimens the type specimen of a species is the original specimen from which the description of a new species is made. Thanks to Prof. Michael A. Kaminski and Dr. Claudia G. Cetean we are able to show 64 type specimens in the collections of the Natural History Museum London.   [more]
   
The Plummercell Slide Collection of
Karl-Otto Bock
Plummercell Slide Collection of Karl-Otto Bock
Karl-Otto Bock collects since long foraminifera as a hobby. In the course of time he has produced 150+ plummercell slides. We found a way to bring his slides online showing each single fiel with just a click.      [Check it out]
Paleozoic Foraminifera
Paleozoic Foraminifera
Thanks to Dr. James E. Conkin and Prof. Barbara M. Conkin we are now able to work on Paleozoic Foraminifera. We started with Carboniferous foraminifera. [more]
Free Introduction to Forams
Introduction to Foraminiferology