Ophthalmidium rotulata Lalicker, 1950       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Ophthalmidiidae
Taxon Profile

found ODP Leg 149   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   Site 901

Geological Time: Jurassic  Upper Jurassic  Tithonian


the images are published under public domain in the below cited scientific report of the IODP, ODP and DSDP

View of a specimen of Ophthalmidium rotulata Lalicker, 1950

size about 530µm

The identification is based upon:
Collins, E.S., Kuhnt, W. and Scott, D.B., 1996: Tithonian benthic foraminifers from Hole 901A (ODP Leg 149, Iberia Abyssal Plain). in Whitmarsh, R.B., Sawyer, D.S., Klaus, A., and Masson, D.G. (Eds.), Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 149: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program). Plate 1, Fig. 20

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Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2017: Ophthalmidium rotulata Lalicker, 1950. In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1008218&aktion=suche on 2017-12-13