Orbulina universa d'Orbigny, 1839       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globigerinida  Family: Globigerinidae

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


the raw material was provided by Leon Hoffman, the specimens were picked by Michael Hesemann and the images are made by Senckenberg am Meer

View of a specimen of Orbulina universa d'Orbigny, 1839

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14903-1 (414m depth)
scale bar 100µm

The identification is based upon:
Schiebel, R., Hemleben, C., 2017: Planktic Foraminifers in the Modern Ocean Plate , Fig. 2.12

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dataset number: FEU-1018347
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-09-23. doi: 10/dt5p