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Live Foraminifera - Globorotalia truncatulinoides

November 2019 (approx.)

Detailed Description

Image of live, single-celled foram, Globorotalia truncatulinoides, viewed under a microscope and collected with a plankton net on the R/V Pelican. Its shell is made from Calcium carbonate and the spikes extensions are called rhizopodia.


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