Planktic foraminiferan test (Globigerinoides ruber)
Copyright 2004 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Caption: Planktic foraminiferan (foram) test from the southern Caribbean (Globigerinoides ruber). Foraminifera produce (most commonly) a calciferous test (skeleton) which is divided into chambers. Live forams have filopodia that are united in a complex fashion to produce reticulopodia. Magnification*: x40 Type: SEM
*(Magnifications are based on a 35mm slide image of 24mm in the narrow dimension.)