Hoeglundina elegans (d'Orbigny, 1826)
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Robertinida  Family: Epistominidae
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
   off West Africa   Mauritania

Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
the raw material is provided by Leon Hoffman,
View of a specimen of Hoeglundina elegans (d'Orbigny, 1826)

corroded specimen, with periphal slit, typical for H. Elegans
The identification is based upon: Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera  Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 105, Fig. 3
 
dataset number: FEU-1012173
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