A Guide to 1,000 Foraminifera from Southwestern Pacific, New Caledonia

By: Debenay, Jean-Pierre

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2013. 30cm. Pp.383. 22 plates, 52 figures & maps, hundreds of photomicrographs. Softbound.

This guide presents the regional settings and environmental conditions prevailing around New Caledonia and gives an introduction to foraminifera, designed to be accessible to non-specialists, and summarizes the main research that has been carried out on foraminifera from New Caledonia.

Describes and illustrates more than 1,000 species of foraminifera collected in a great variety of environments around New Caledonia. For each species, SEM micrographs are provided together with a description and notes on its distribution. In order to facilitate identification, even by non-specialists, species are recorded in alphabetical order within groups made on the basis of (1) the nature of the test and (2) the dominant morphological feature. A photographical summary is provided for preliminary identification.

Title: A Guide to 1,000 Foraminifera from Southwestern Pacific, New Caledonia

Author: Debenay, Jean-Pierre

Categories: Freshwater & Marine Invertebrates,

ISBN: 2709917297

ISBN 13: 9782709917292

Condition: New

Inventory number: 979528

Keywords: 9782709917292. A Guide to 1,000 Foraminifera from Southwestern Pacific, New Caledonia