Paratrochamminoides corpulentus Krasheninnikov, 1973       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Lituolida  Family: Lituotubidae
Taxon Profile

found ODP Leg 149   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   Site 897

Geological Time: Paleogene  Paleocene  

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

View of a specimen of Paratrochamminoides corpulentus Krasheninnikov, 1973

size about 530µm

The identification is based upon:
Kuhnt, W. and Collins, E.S., 1996: Cretaceous to Paleogene benthic foraminifers from the 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. 11


Hesemann, M., 2018: Paratrochamminoides corpulentus Krasheninnikov, 1973. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-22