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El Kef
Tunisia    36.11 N, 8.57 E
Upper Cretaceous / Cretaceous
the images are contributed by Prof. Dr. Robert P. Speijer

El Kef Map      
the images are published in:
Speijer, R.P., 1994. Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. Geologica Ultraiectina Vol. 124.
      El Kef Stratigraphy


sorted by genus, species             sorted by morphology
    

Alabamina
wilcoxensis

Ammomarginulina
sp.
Anomalinoides
affinis

Anomalinoides
ekblomi

Anomalinoides
praeacutus

Anomalinoides
rubiginosus

Anomalinoides
simplex

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anomalinoides
susanaensis

Anomalinoides
sp.
Anomalinoides
sp.
Anomalinoides
sp.
Anomalinoides
sp.
Anomalinoides
sp.
Arenoturrispirillina
sp.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bolivina
incrassata

Bolivina
incrassata

Bolivinoides
decoratus

Bolivinoides
draco draco

Bolivinopsis
clotho

Bulimina
quadrata

Bulimina
strobila

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cibicides
beaumontianus

Cibicidoides
abudurbensis

Cibicidoides
pseudoacutus

Cibicidoides
suzakensis

Cibicidoides
sp.
Cibicidoides
sp.
Cibicidoides
sp.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cibicidoides
sp.
Cibicidoides
sp.
Coryphostoma
plaitum

Coryphostoma
sp.
Eouvigerina
subsculptura

Gaudryina
pyramidata

Gavelinella
beccariiformis

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gavelinella
martini

Gyroidinoides
octocameratus

Gyroidinoides
tellburmaensis

Gyroidinoides
sp.
Heterostomella
austinana

Loxostomoides
applinae

Oridorsalis
plummerae

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Osangularia
plummerae

Praebulimina
reussi

Pseudouvigerina
plummerae

Pseudouvigerina
sp.
Pulsiphonina
prima

Sitella
colonensis

Sitella
cushmani

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sitella
fabilis

Stensioeina
pommerana

Tappanina
selmensis

Valvalabamina
depressa