Species found in “Portugal, Nazaré Canyon” (8)

Capsammina patelliformis

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade J” > Genus “Capsammina

Description Gooday, A. J., da Silva, A., A., Koho, K., A., Lecroq, B., Pearce, R., B., 2010, Micropaleontology, 56, 345-357 (1.1 MB)
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Berney, C., Fahrni, J., Cedhagen, T., Bowser, S.,S., 2002, J. For. Res., 32, 334-343 (123 KB)

General description

Monothalamous test composed of relatively few large, plate-like grains of mica separated by fine-grained, white agglutinated material (‘mortar’). Obvious aperture(s) absent.

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Capsammina patelliformis Capsammina patelliformis
3 specimens

Cibicidoides pachyderma

Order “Rotaliida” > Family “Incertae sedis” > Genus “Cibicidoides

Original description Rzehak, A., 1886, Naturf. Ver., Brünn, Verh., Brünn, 24, 87
Further reference Schweizer, M., Pawlowski, J., Kouwenhoven, T., van der Zwaan, B., 2009, J. For. Res., 39, 300-315 (6.48 MB)

General description

Convex spiral side with some additional calcite on it that is more developed than the convex to flat umbilical side. Angular subacute periphery in profile.

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Cibicidoides pachyderma_C86 Cibicidoides pachyderma_C87
3 specimens

Uvigerina elongatastriata

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Uvigerina elongatastriata_U273
1 specimen

Uvigerina phlegeri

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Uvigerina phlegeri_U239
1 specimen