Elphidium macellum (Fichtel and Moll, 1798)
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Elphidiida  Family: Elphidiidae
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
View of a specimen of Elphidium macellum (Fichtel and Moll, 1798)

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14905-1
The identification is based upon: Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera  Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 110, Fig. 11
 
dataset number: FEU-1018782
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