Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839)       2   more

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globorotaliida  Family: Globorotaliidae
Taxon Profile

found in core MD95-2040 from the Oporto Seamount   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Pleistocene  
the age of the core ranges from present to 340ka

the SEM-image is contributed by Dr. Lucia de Abreu

View of a specimen of Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839)

sinistral spiral view

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 103, Fig. 8

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Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2017: Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839). In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
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