Hoeglundina elegans d'Orbigny, 1826       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Robertinida  Family: Epistominidae
Taxon Profile

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


the washed raw material from which the forams are picked is provided by
visiting researcher at Senckenberg am Meer, Abteilung Meeresforschung, Wilhelmshaven
Leon Hoffman

View of a specimen of Hoeglundina elegans d'Orbigny, 1826

view of the slits at the margin

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 105, Fig. 3

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Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2017: Hoeglundina elegans d'Orbigny, 1826. In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1012158&aktion=suche on 2017-10-23