Elphidium maorium Hayward, 1997       

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 Senckenberg am Meer

View of a specimen of Elphidium maorium Hayward, 1997

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14865-1 (1119m depth)

The identification is based upon:
Hayward, B., W., Hollis, C., Grenfell., H., 1997: Recent Elphidiidae (Foraminiferida) of the south-west Pacific and fosssil Elphidiidae of New Zealand New Zealand Geol. Surv. Paleontol. Bull., 72, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences monograph 166 pp. Plate 4, Fig. 11,12

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dataset number: FEU-1018787
           



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