Heterohelix striata (Ehrenberg, 1840)       3   more

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Heterohelicida  Family: Heterohelicidae
Taxon Profile

found in the Duhok area   Kurdistan   Iraq   
from Khanke Well No. 1

Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  
Shiranish Formation

picked specimen provided by Abdulrahman A. Bamerni

View of a specimen of Heterohelix striata (Ehrenberg, 1840)

lateral view
differs from other Heterohelix by its broader costae

The identification is based upon:
Caron, Michele, 1985: Cretaceous planktic foraminifera in Bolli et al., 1985: Plankton Stratigraphy Cambridge University Press 599 pp. Plate 24, Fig. 12-13


Hesemann, M., 2018: Heterohelix striata (Ehrenberg, 1840). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1005358&aktion=suche on 2018-2-24