Cribroelphidium poeyanum (d'Orbigny, 1826)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
Taxon Profile

found at the J.P. Luby Beach Padre Island   Gulf of Mexico   USA   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the image is made by Dr. Georg Rosenfeldt and Michael Hesemann with support of the
Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg

the raw material is provided by John Maurice

View of a specimen of Cribroelphidium poeyanum (d'Orbigny, 1826)

apertural view

The identification is based upon:
Hayward, B., W., Hollis, C., Grenfell., H., 1997: Recent Elphidiidae (Foraminiferida) of the south-west Pacific and fosssil Elphidiidae of New Zealand. Book New Zealand Geol. Surv. Paleontol. Bull., 72, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences monograph 166 pp. Plate 15, Fig. 10-11


Hesemann, M., 2018: Cribroelphidium poeyanum (d'Orbigny, 1826). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-20