Uvigerina pygmaea D'Orbigny, 1826       

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

found on the Mauritanian Slope   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 Uvigerina pygmaea D'Orbigny, 1826

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

The identification is based upon:
Schoenfeld, J. , 2006: Taxonomy and distribution of the Uvigerina peregrina plexus in the tropical to Northeastern Atlantic The Journal of Foraminiferal Research 36, 4 Plate 1, Fig. 7

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dataset number: FEU-1018289
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-01-21. doi: 10/dt5p