Turrilina brevispira Ten Dam, 1944       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Buliminida  Family: Turrilinidae

found at Gebel Oweina   North Africa   Egypt   

Geological Time: Paleogene  Eocene  Ypresian

the image is provided by Robert P. Speijer

View of a specimen of Turrilina brevispira Ten Dam, 1944

bar = 100µm

The identification is based upon:
Speijer, R.P., 1994: Extinction and recovery patterns in benthic foraminiferal paleocommunities across the Cretaceous/Paleogene and Paleocene/Eocene boundaries. in Geologica Ultraiectina Volume 124. Dissertation Plate 3 from Ch. 6, Fig. 4


dataset number: FEU-1009315

Hesemann, M., 2020: Turrilina brevispira Ten Dam, 1944. In: Hesemann, M. 2020 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1009315&aktion=suche on 2020-Feb-21