Pararotalia sp. ---       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Rotaliida  Family: Rotaliidae

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 Pararotalia sp. ---

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14703-1 (111m depth)
scale bar 100µm

The identification is based upon:
Schmidt, C., Morard, R., Almogi-Labin, A., Weinmann, A.E., Titelboim, D., Abramovich, S., Kucera, M., 2015: Recent Invasion of the Symbiont-Bearing Foraminifera Pararotalia into the Eastern Mediterranean Facilitated by the Ongoing Warming Trend. PLoS ONE 10(8): e0132917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0132917 Plate A, Fig. 3

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dataset number: FEU-1018792
           



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