Hyalinea balthica (Schroeter, 1783)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Planulinidae

found in bottom sediment of the Sicily Channel   Mediterranean Sea   Italy   from 143 depth

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the image is provided by Marianna Musco

View of a specimen of Hyalinea balthica (Schroeter, 1783)

The identification is based upon:
Murray, John W., 2003: An illustrated guide to the benthic foraminifera of the Hebridean shelf, west of Scotland, with notes on their mode of life. Palaeontologia Electronica, 5, (2),
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/h 31 pp. Plate 8, Fig. 8-10


dataset number: FEU-1008591

Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-09-20. doi: 10/dt5p