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Elphidium nitidium Dorreen 1948 (foram)

Rotaliina - Rotaliacea - Elphidiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 153350

Full reference: J. M. Dorreen. 1948. A Foraminiferal fauna from the Kaiatan Stage (Upper Eocene) of New Zealand. Journal of Paleontology 22(3):281-300

Belongs to Elphidium according to J. M. Dorreen 1948

Sister taxa: Elphidium advenum, Elphidium asagaiense, Elphidium californicum, Elphidium discoidale, Elphidium ingressans, Elphidium lanieri, Elphidium latispatium, Elphidium latispatium pontium, Elphidium margaritaceum, Elphidium neocrespinae, Elphidium oceanicum, Elphidium omotoensis, Elphidium sagrum, Elphidium simplex, Elphidium yumotoense

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal omnivore

Average measurements (in mm): test 0.400 x 0.200