Item#32: Numulites

numulites

Foraminiferele sunt protiste marine care produc un test (un invelis de carbonat de calciu multicameral). Acest test se pastreaza in sedimente. In imagine: genul Numulites, ordinul Rotallidae.

Forams are protists that produce a fossilising shell called test that is made of calcium carbonate.

forams

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