Ano 2006
Volume 29
- 1
Editor: Ismar de Souza Carvalho
Editor Associado: Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos

International Symposium on Foraminifera

ISSN: 0101-9759



Major Features of Protistan Evolution: Controversies, Problems and a Few Answers

Jere H. Lipps

Towards an Integrated Stratigraphy of the Gramame Formation (Maastrichtian), CIPASA Quarry, Pernambuco-Paraíba Basin, NE Brazil
Francisco Henrique de Oliveira Lima &
Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos

The Cretaceous-Paleogene Boundary at the Poty Section, NE Brazil:
Foraminiferal Record and Sequence of Events - A Review

Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos

Bleaching in Foraminifera with Algal Symbionts:
Implications for Reef Monitoring and Risk Assessment

Pamela Hallock; D. E. Williams; E. M. Fisher & S. K. Toler

Testate Rhizopods as Reliable, Cost-Effective Indicators of Environmental Change
David B. Scott

Micro- to Macro-scale Foraminiferal Distributions:
The Contributions of Martin A. Buza
Stephen J. Culver

Comparison of CART and Discriminant Analysis of
Morphometric Data in Foraminiferal Taxonomy

Pratul Kumar Saraswati & Sanjeev V. Sabnis



Plenary Lectures

Evolution of Protists
Jere Lipps

The origin and early evolution of planktic foraminifera
Malcolm B. Hart

Convergent evolutionary patterns of shell ornamentation in Cretaceous planktonic foraminifera: Was there method to the madness?
Brian T. Huber

Deep sea benthic foraminifera and the oceanic carbon cycle during the Cenozoic
Ellen Thomas

Bleaching in foraminifera with algal symbionts:
Implications for reef monitoring and risk assessment

Pamela Hallock

Forams of the Gulf of Mexico: Troubles in a sea of plenty
Barun Sen Gupta

Foraminifera living in sulfidic environments:
Biology, ecology, and geological implications

Joan M. Bernhard

Systematics and Evolution of Protists:
Fossils, Morphology and Molecules

Helen Tappan and Alfred R. Loeblich; Jr. - Micropaleontologists
Jere H. Lipps

Rethinking the test: Functional and evolutionary implications
Sam S. Bowser; A. Habura; J. M. Bernhard & J. Pawlowski

Genomic view on origin of foraminifera and their
relationships with other amoeboid protists

Fabien Burki & Jan Pawlowski

The coiling direction paradox in Neogloboquadrina pachyderma
Kate Darling; Michal Kucera & Chris Wade

Molecular and morphological studies of Steptochilus from the Arabian Sea
Kate Darling; Ellen Thomas & Chris Wade

Actin phylogeny of foraminifera and intron evolution
J. Flakowski; J. Fahrni; I. Bolivar & Jan Pawlowski

Allogromiid test construction
Susan T. Goldstein; Samuel S. Bowser; Andrea Habura; & Elizabeth A.Richardson

Molecular evolution of the foraminiferal SSU rDNA: Prospects and pitfalls
Guido W. Grimm; Dennis Sprenger; Vera Hemleben & Christoph Hemleben

Accelerated rates of foraminiferal origination
and extinction during the Late Paleozoic Ice Age 

John R. Groves

Molecular evolution of foraminiferal tubulins
Andrea Habura; Laura W. Parfrey; Sarah Broderick & Samuel S. Bowser

Micro*scope and the star*sand database
Andrea Habura; David L. Patterson & Samuel S. Bowser

Global timing ard architecture of the last major extinction period in the deep sea
Bruce W. Hayward; Shungo Kawagata; Aswhaq T. Sabaa & Hugh R. Grenfell

Phylogeny of normal perforate Cenozoic planktonic
foraminifera based on wall texture

Christoph Hemleben & Richard K. Olsson

Evaluating support for eukaryotic supergroups
and the search for sister groups of foraminifera

Laura Wegener Parfrey; Erika Barbero; Elyse Lasser;
Jessica Grant; David J. Patterson & Laura A Katz

Miliolid wall structures: Implications for classification of the Miliolida
Justin H. Parker

Molecular phylogeny and higher-level classification of foraminifera
Jan Pawlowski

Molecular evolution of soritid symbionts
X. Pochon & Jan Pawlowski

Modularity and morphological evolution in foraminifera
Susan L. Richardson

Genus Stensioina (benthic foraminifera) from
Turonian-Santonian deposits of the Eastern European platform:
Species distribution, taxonomy and morphological evolution

Aleksey Yu. Sadekov; Vladimir N. Beniamovski & Aleksandr S. Alekseev

Molecular phylogeny of Rotaliida based on the SSU rDNA and focus on two genera
(Cibicides and Uvigerina)

Magali Schweizer; J. Pawlowski; T.J. Kouwenhoven & G.J. Van Der Zwaan

Iterative evolution of Globorotaloides versus Clavatorella:
Examples from the late Oligocene and early Miocene

Silvia Spezzaferri; Helen K. Coxall & Paul N. Pearson

Theoretical morphospace of foraminiferal shells: Evolutionary implications
Jaroslaw Tyszka

Cryptic speciation in planktonic foraminifera:
Phylogeny, divergence times and biogeography

Yurika Ujiie; Jere H. Lipps & Jan Pawlowski



Studies on Paleozoic Foraminifera

Evolutionary trends in the wall composition and structure of Globivalvulina
and allied genera in the Carboniferous and Permian

Demir Altiner & Sevinç Özkan-Altiner

Morphology and systematics of biserially enrolled
fusulinoidean foraminifera with replaced or recrystallized wall structure

Demir Altiner; John R. Groves; Sevinç Özkan-Altiner; I. Ömer Yilmaz & Ayse Atakul

Palynoforaminifera in the Silurian-Devonian Amazon Basin, Brazil
Tereza Regina Machado Cardoso & Maria Antonieta da Conceição Rodrigues

Paleogeography of Upper Paleozoic carbonates in the
Indochina block of Thailand based on fusulinoidean data

Titima Charoentitirat

Permian foraminifera from northeast Gondwana
David W. Haig

Moscovian-Kasimovian and Kasimovian-Gzhelian boundaries
in the Donets Basin, Ukraine: Current perspective from fusulines

Katsumi Ueno

Radiation of the fusulinoideans between the two phases
of the end-Permian mass extinction, South China

Wang Yue & Jin Yugan


Quaternary Ecological Studies
A Session in Memory of Prof. Paul Brönnimann

Life of Paul Brönnimann
Tarramo Broennimann

Holocene hydrographic conditions of Ameralik Fjord, SW Greenland
S. Aagaard-Sørensen; Marit-Solveig Seidenkrantz;
A. Kuijpers; H. S. Møller; K.G. Jensen & H. Kunzendorf

Distribution of modern benthic foraminiferal assemblages
in the Ariake Sea, Kyushu, Japan

Kazumi Akimoto & Masakazu Tanaka

Contributions of foraminifera to the production of carbonate sediments
in recifal areas of Abrolhos, Bahia, Brazil

Helisângela Acris Borges de Araújo & Altair de Jesus Machado

Benthic foraminífera of the “Parrachos” of Maracajaú,
Rio Grande do Norte State, NE Brazil: Preliminary assessment

Daniele Silva Batista; Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos & Claudia Gutterres Vilela

Diagnostic tool to evaluate the benthic habitat
quality in lagoons and estuaries of southern Brazilian coast

Carla Bonetti

Pleistocene glacial-interglacial dynamics at ODP Site 1198 (Australia):
Micropaleontological and geochemical evidence

Sabina Cappellacci; Margreth Stephan; Federica Tamburini;
Bernard Grobety; Stjepan Coric & Silvia Spezzaferri

Foraminifera from the continental shelf and slope of the
northern coast of Rio Grande do Norte state (NE Brazil): Microbiofacies and evaluation of their use as local bioindicators of environmental quality

Sibelle Trevisan Disaró; Silvia Watanabe; Violeta Totah; Valquíria Porfírio Barbosa;
Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos & Isabela Itice

Living foraminifera of the São Sebastião Channel (Brazil):
A comparison between two areas subject to petroliferous waste and urban sewage

Wânia Duleba; Andreia C. Teodoro & Sílvio Miranda Prada

Foraminifera as indicators of marine pollution in the
inner shelf of the SW Atlantic Ocean

Beatriz Eichler; Patricia Eichler; Barun Sen Gupta; Ana Paula Silva; André Rösch Rodrigues;
Evelyn Mendes Pereira & Patrícia Kkouri Cardoso

Population dynamics of foraminifera as indicator of estuarine environmental health
Patrícia P. B. Eichler & Peter P. Mclaughlin

Freshwater influence and water masses interaction on the foraminifera
along the SW Atlantic continental shelf

Patrícia Eichler; Barun Sen Gupta; Peter Mclaughlin & Beatriz Eichler

Sensitivity of time-averaged benthic foraminiferal assemblages to temporal
variations in environmental conditions

Sander Ernst; Ivo Duijnstee & Bert Van Der Zwaan

Salinity dynamics and living foraminifera assemblages
at Caminha tidal-marsh (northern Portugal)

Francisco Fatela & João Moreno

Environmental constrains of living foraminifera
distribution in the Caminha tidal-marsh (northern Portugal)

Francisco Fatela; João Moreno; Filipa Moreno; Teresa Valente; César Andrade;
M. Fátima Araújo & Teresa Drago

Response of benthic foraminifera assemblages to pollution
variation detected in cores from Guanabara Bay, RJ, Brazil

Brígida Orioli Figueira; Mariana Nunes Cardoso;
Franco Borges Quadros & Claudia Gutterres Vilela

Relationships between primary productivity and oxygen
conditions off NW Africa during the last deglaciation:
Inferences from benthic foraminifera, diatoms and terrigenous sediments

Helena L. Filipsson; Oscar E. Romero;
Jan-Berend W. Stuut; Barbara Donner & Gerold Wefer

Test malformation in foraminifera
Kenneth L. Finger; Michele Weber; Jere H. Lipps; Annachiarra Bartolini; Marie-Thérèse Vénec-Peyré; Silvia Gardin; Thierry Adatte & Sunil Bajpai

Live foraminiferal faunas from the lower part of Cap-Ferret Canyon (Bay of Biscay): Composition, microhabitats, stable isotopes
Christophe Fontanier; F.J. Jorissen; E. Michel; E. Cortijo; L. Vidal; P. Anschutz; G. Chaillou;
A. Grémare & C. Griveaud

The 1995 flood in the Vilaine estuary (France):
Consequences on bathymetry, sedimentation and living foraminifera

Evelyne Goubert

Holocene ice shelf stability: A foraminiferal record from the bottom up
Scott Ishman & Michael Prentice

Marine pollution signatures on bioindicators  of parts of  southeast coast of India:
A multidisciplinary  tool in metal pollution monitoring

Nadimikeri Jayaraju

Abundance of Globocassidulina subglobosa in piston cores from the Salvador submarine canyon - Preliminary environmental inferences
Carol Coutinho Johnsson

Foraminiferal indication of climatic variability off
North Iceland during the last 2000 years

Karen Luise Knudsen; Helga Bára Bartels-Jónsdóttir & Jón Eiríksson

The role of Amphistegina lobifera as environmental
health proxy in coastal ecosystems:
A case study from Kastro and Korthi Gulfs
(Andros Island, Middle Aegean Sea, Greece)

Olga Koukousioura; M. V. Triantaphyllou; Th. Tsourou; M. Dimiza & M. D. Dermitzakis

Distribution of Recent foraminifera; ostracods;  and micromolluscs in shore sediments of Easter Island (Isla de Pascua), southeastern Pacific
Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos; Gerson Fauth; Carla Bender Kotzian & Marly Madeira Falcetta

Resolution of Holocene climatic and sea-level studies in
temperate salt marshes: Implications of sediment mixing

Eduardo Leorri; Ronald E. Martin & Andres Payo

Benthic foraminifera of deep-bathyal and abyssal hydrocarbon seeps, Gulf of Mexico
Melissa K. Lobegeier; Barun K. Sen Gupta & Lorene E. Smith

Hydrographic control on the distribution of planktonic
foraminifera in the Gulf of Tehuantepec, Mexico

Maria L. Machain-Castillo; E. Arellano-Torres; M.A. Monreal-Gómez & M. Merino-Ibarra

Rectilinear benthic foraminifers as tool to delineate oxygen-depleted conditions
Abhijit Mazumder; Rajiv Nigam & Rajeev Saraswat

Abundance of Bulimina denudata: New sediment toxicity test?
Mary Mcgann & Steven M. Bay

ForamSampler v. 3.0 - Microfossil sample data management software
Mary Mcgann; L. Brian Mcgann; Ornella Bonamassa;Piet Devries; Joyce Luther;
Stephen Malmberg; Glenn Nelson & Stan Pratt III

Benthic foraminifera as bio-indicators of eutrophicated environments
M. Mojtahid; F. Jorissen; J. Durrieu & F. Galgani

Epifaunal foraminiferal zonation of Tagus salt-marshes estuary (Lisbon, Portugal)
João Moreno; Francisco Fatela; César Andrade & Carlos Antunes

Experimental evidence of the response of benthic
foraminifera to chlorine dioxide disinfected discharge

Irena Motnenko; H. Peter Hombach; Valentina Yanko-Hombach & Mary Mcgann

Benthic foraminiferal assemblages of Campos Basin slope,
and correlation with South Atlantic water masses

Renata Moura & Oscar Strohschoen

Scope for the revision of estimates of life-span of planktonic foraminifera in the Arabian Sea: Sediment traps as a tool
Rajiv Nigam

Deep-sea benthic foraminifera assemblages
off northern Chile during the late Quaternary

Samuel Nuñez-Ricardo; Margarita Marchant; Carina Lange; Dierk Hebbeln & Katia Saez

Spatial evaluation of fluvial influence inferred from
foraminifera distribution and organic geochemistry

Bianca A. D. M. Parizotto; Carla Bonetti; Jarbas Bonetti & Ruy A. Wolff

Foraminifera and heavy metal correlation in Guanabara Bay, RJ (Brazil):
Pollution proxy

Evelyn da Rocha Mendes Pereira;Patricia Eichler;
José Antonio Baptista Netto & Beatriz Eichler

Lagoon to deep-water foraminifera and
ostracods from Plio-Pleistocene deposits, Rhodes, Greece

Tine L. Rasmussen; Annette Hastrup & Erik Thomsen

Recent foraminifera in Admiralty Bay (King George Island, Antarctica)
André Rösch Rodrigues; Beatriz Beck Eichler; Elisabete
Braga; Anail Talita Pereira Alves & Patrícia Eichler

Study of sedimentary dynamics by means of foraminiferal
analysis in Gran Canaria (Canary Islands-Spain)

Isora Sánchez-Pérez; J. Usera; I. Alonso; I. Menendez; L.Cabrera & J. Mangas

The Davis Strait Arctic Gateway:
Ocean circulation and West Greenland climate since
the Last Glacial Maximum (DASAG)

Marit-Solveig Seidenkrantz; A. Kuijpers; S. Aagaard-Sørensen; S. Andersson; S. Christiansen; H. Ebbesen; A. Fischel; J. Heinemeier; H. Jiang; P. Knutz;
H. Lindgren; S. Labowsky; J. Lloyd; M. Moros; H.S. Møller; J. Ploug; N. Poulsen; P. Pryzybyùo; I. Snowball & B. Stabell

Hydrography of the Davis Strait since the Last Glacial Maximum
Marit-Solveig Seidenkrantz; A. Kuijpers; S. Aagaard-S¸rensen; S. Andersson; S. Christiansen; A. Fischel; J. Heinemeier; P. Knutz; H. Lindgren; S. Labowsky; J. Ploug;
N. Poulsen; P. Pryzybyùo; I. Snowball & B. Stabell

Holocene evolution of Fortaleza and Flamengo Bays,
Ubatuba, Brazil, inferred from benthic foraminífera and sedimentological data

Juliana Braga Silva; Wânia Duleba; Luciana Saraiva Filippos; Priscilla Pinto da Fonseca;
Michel M. Mahiques & Simone Sandra Sonvesso

Benthic foraminiferal paleoecology of the upper
Holocene of Sepetiba Bay, Rio de Janeiro, SE Brazil

Karina Jennings da Silva; Maria Antonieta C. Rodrigues & Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos

Holocene foraminifera from the reefs surrounding
Viti Levu, Fiji Islands: A test of the FORAM Index

Luke C. Strotz & Glenn A. Brock

Study of the influence of submarine sewage outfall
upon foraminifera assemblages in Santos Bay, Brazil

Andreia C. Teodoro & Wânia Duleba

An assessment of stress levels by the use of A/E index
in cores in the Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro

Claudia Gutterres Vilela; Brígida Orioli Figueira;
José Antonio Baptista Neto & Ortrud Monika Barth

Sediment characteristics and foraminifera test morphology relations in intertidal sediments of the Halong Bay, Northern Vietnam
Christian Weiss; Richard Höfling & Heinz Jürgen Tobschall


Studies on Mesozoic and Cenozoic Foraminifera


Foraminiferal assemblages of the Burdigalian and
early Langhian successions in Kirkuk Basin, NE Iraq

Ali Al-Juboury; Abdulsalam Al-Tarif & Marwan Al-Esa

Foraminifera as paleoenvironmental indicators in
Albian-Cenomanian carbonates, NE Iraq

Ali Al-Juboury; Burkan Al-Zoobay & Qais Al-Juwainy

Neogene foraminifera from Pelotas Basin,
southern Brazil: Biostratigraphy and paleoceanography

Geise S. Anjos-Zerfass; A. L. Carreño & J. C. Coimbra

Variations in seafloor aeration during the late
Campanian (Israel) based on foraminiferal assemblages

Sarit Ashckenazi-Polivoda; A. Almogi-Labin;
Y. Edelman-Furstenberg; Z. Lewy & C. Benjamini

3D-imaging of foraminifera by X-ray microtomography
Claudia Baumgartner-Mora; Peter O.Baumgartner & Lukas Baumgartner

Upper Bathonian foraminifera from the North-Lusitanian Sub-Basin, Portugal
Maria Cristina Carapito-Krausshar

Benthic foraminifera biofacies in Upper Cretaceous Ceará Basin (Mundaú Sub-basin)
Denize Santos Costa & Marta Claudia Viviers

Microfaunal analysis of an interval of the oil well Tiémié 1,
Southwestern Côte d’Ivoire. Paleoenvironmental implications

Zéli Bruno Digbehi & Ouffoue Kouamé Blaise

Use of benthic foraminifera with elongated tests (endofauna) in the determination of depositional environments. Case of the interval 1840-345 m of
oil-well IVCO 25 off Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa

Zéli Bruno Digbehi; Kouadio Affian; AKA Kouamé; Loukou Victor N’da & Thierry Tahe

Paleobathymetric and paleoenvironmental reconstruction of the Oligocene and Miocene deposits of southern Caribbean (Carmen de Bolivar, Colombia)
based on benthic foraminifera

Flavia Fiorini & Carlos A. Jaramillo

Taxonomic revision of coarsely ornamented Upper
Cretaceous trochospiral planktonic foraminifera

Marius D. Georgescu & Brian T. Huber

The Wootton Bassett Mud Spings (Wiltshire, U.K.):
An unusual Largerstatten for Jurassic foraminifera

Malcolm B. Hart; Andrew S. Henderson & Timothy Frayling

Primary type specimens of some domestic species in
Japan, and their taxonomic status

Shiro Hasegawa; Kohei Abe;
Toyoho Ishimura & Jun-Ichi Uchida

Micropaleontological investigations and sequence stratigraphy
of the drilled strata of Qutb-Abad Well #1, Southwestern Iran

Seyed Abolfazl Hosseini

Tectonics, eustacy and climate: Foraminifera and the
late Cenozoic evolution of north-Central Chile

Scott Ishman; Nicholas Pinter; Timothy Reilly; Jason Powell; Anthony Stevens;
Hans Wilke; Gary Wilson & Ruben Martinez-Pardo

Deep-water agglutinated foraminifera from the Fram Strait and Lomonosov Ridge:
Implications for the opening of the Fram Strait

Michael A. Kaminski; Lóránd Silye & Sev Kender

Gone but not forgotten – Casualties of the last global extinction
Shungo Kawagata; Bruce W. Hayward; Hugh R. Grenfell & Aswhaq T. Sabaa

Micropaleontological characterization of Cenozoic
deep-sea fan deposits, Congo Fan, offshore Angola

Sev Kender; Michael A. Kaminski & Bob W. Jones

Neotectonic uplift of the Pacific Coast of Panama and
Costa Rica, based on benthic Foraminifera

Lizette Leon-Rodriguez & Laurel S. Collins

Bartonian to end-Rupelian reticulate Nummulites of the Western Tethys
György Less; B. Kertész & E. Özcan

Tempo and mode of planktonic foraminiferal evolution
Chengjie Liu

Eocene foraminiferal biostratigraphy and
paleoenvironment of Nagaland, Northeastern India

Kapesa Lokho

Late Jurassic (Kimmeridgian) larger foraminifera from Santiago Coatepec,
SE Puebla, Mexico

Lourdes Omaña; Celestina González Arreola & Ana Bertha Villaseñor

Upper Jurassic lituolids in the Sierra de Chiapas
(Mexico) and their relation to the Tethys

María Ornelas-Sánchez & Lukas Hottinger

The Late Cretaceous genus Omphalocyclus from Turkey:
New stratigraphical data for the Mediterranean Tethys

Ercan Özcan

The updated orthophragminid zonation and main turnovers based on the late Paleocene to Priabonian record from Turkey
Ercan Özcan & György Less

Recent advances in the study of Eocene planktonic foraminifera
Paul N. Pearson; Richard K. Olsson; Brian T. Huber; Christoph Hemleben; William A. Berggren;Helen K. Coxall; Vlasta Premec Fucek; Isabella Premoli-Silva & Bridget S. Wade

Isotope records from Turborotalia cerroazulensis and Turborotalia
pomeroli near the middle/late Eocene boundary (North Adriatic Sea), Croatia

Vlasta Premec-Fucek & Paul Pearson 359-360

Classification of Early Cretaceous trochospiral and
planispiral planktonic foraminifera: An update

Isabella Premoli Silva & Davide Verga

Agglutinated foraminifera using coccoliths as building
material: Grain handling and wall structure

Erik Thomsen & Tine L. Rasmussen

Barremian-Turonian benthic foraminiferal assemblages
from the Great Valley Sequence, California

Takashige Tomosugi; H. Nishi; A. G. S. Fernando;
K. Moriya; K. Tanabe & M. A. Murphy

Biostratigraphy and paleoecology of Qum Formation
(Oligo-Miocene) of Kashan area, Iran

Mohammadreza Vaziri & Azam Mahanipour

A Cretaceous foraminiferal assemblage from West of Kerman area (Iran)
Mohammadreza Vaziri; A. Mahanipour & A. Arab

Biozonation of Sinemurian and Pliensbachian larger
benthic foraminifera (Velebit Mt., Croatia)

Vladimir Veseli; Ivo Velic; Igor Vlahovic; Josip Tisljar & Damir Stankkovic

The impact of orbitally forced upwelling on Oligocene
planktic foraminifera d13C and abundances

Bridget S. Wade; William A. Berggren & Richard K. Olsson

From grey to red pelagic sediments during the
Turonian - A benthic foraminifera perspective

Ines Wendler; J. Wendler & M. Wagreich

Depths; paleodepths and the percentage of foraminiferal
assemblages comprising planktonics in Trinidad

Brent Wilson

Hydrodynamic behavior of empty larger foraminiferal tests
Elza K. Yordanova & Johann Hohenegger 

Paleoenvironmental reconstruction of the middle Eocene Pazin Basin (Croatia)
Sanja Živkovic


Evolutionary Morphometrics of the
Foraminiferal Test in Time and Space

Biometrical study of the benthic foraminifera Cribroelphidium
oregonense and morphological features of its deformed individuals

Kohei Abe & Shiro Hasegawa

Reproducibility of species recognition in modern planktonic foraminfera
Nadia Al-Sabouni & Michal Kucera

Morphological variation in late Pleistocene-Holocene globorotalid foraminifera
Kevin Brown

Glossary and “eForams”: Free rapid access to the
current basic knowledge on foraminifera

Lukas Hottinger; Jaroslaw Tyszka & Pawel Topa

Morphological variability of Globorotalia menardii Banner and Blow in the
Caribbean Sea and the eastern Equatorial Pacific during the past 8 million years

Michael Knappertsbusch

Late Eocene evolution of Spiroclypeus in Europe
György Less & E. Özcan

Evolution of western Tethyan involute Heterostegina
from late Bartonian to the end-Priabonian

György Less; E. Özcan; C.A. Papazzoni & R. Stockar

Phylogeny and the evolutionary history of planktonic foraminiferal test size
Norman Macleod

Intraspecific variation in Recent populations of Globigerinoides ruber from the
eastern Indian Ocean: Evidence from test morphology and geochemistry

Aleksey Yu. Sadekov; Stephen M. Eggins & Patrick De Deckker

A comparison of CART and discriminant analysis of
morphometric data in foraminiferal taxonomy

Pratul Kumar Saraswati & Sanjeev V. Sabnis

Morphometric data on topotype assemblage of
Miogypsina (Lepidocyclina) droogeri from Kachchh, India

Swarndeep D. Singh & D. S. N. Raju

Modeling of foraminifera: Linking molecules and morphology

Jaroslaw Tyszka & Pawel Topa


Paralic Environments Past and Present - Their Characterization with Benthic Foraminifera and Economic Importance

Emendation of the genus Trochammina Parker and Jones
for improvement of work in the paralic environments

Cátia F. Barbosa & David B. Scott

Benthic foraminiferal assemblages and morphological
abnormalities in the Subaé estuarine system, Bahia – Brazil

Leticia Burone; Guilherme Lessa; Altair Machado &
Juzenilda Figueredo

Mangrove foraminifera from western Ilha do Cardoso,
south São Paulo State, Brazil

Renata Dalmora & Dimas Dias-Brito

Benthic foraminifers and thecamoebians from
Guaratuba Bay (Paraná, Brazil): Spatial distribution
and trophic interactions with carbon sources

Sibelle Trevisan Disaró; Fernanda Neves Daichtman Roda & Hedda Elisabeth Kolm

Holocenic evolution of Guadiana River estuary (South of
Portugal) based on benthic foraminiferal assemblages

Sarita Camacho da Encarnação

Palynofacies and foraminifera as hidrodynamic
indicators of Araguari estuary, Amazon coast, Amapá-Brazil

Danielle Esteves S. Ferreira; L. L. M. Laut;
M. A. Carvalho; V. F. Santos & A. G. Figueiredo

Characterization of paralic paleoenvironments using benthic
foraminifera from Early Cretaceous deposits (Scotian Shelf)

Flavia Fiorini; David B. Scott & Grant D. Wach

Foraminifera and bacterial activity in oil spill impacted
mangrove, Guanabara Bay, Brazil

Luiz F. Fontana; Lázaro L. M. Laut; A. G. Figueiredo Jr.;
M. A. C. Crapez & T. D. L. Rosa

Foraminifera from a mangrove transect at the
Cardoso Island (Cananéia-Iguape System/SP), Brazil

R. H. F. Funo; Décio Luis Semensatto Jr.; D imas Dias-Brito & C. Coelho Jr.

Estuarine-type foraminifera from Australia’s Permian to
Cretaceous interior seas

David W. Haig

Indian Ocean tsunami deposits along the West Coast of the Malay-Thai Peninsula:
Foraminiferal and grain size analysis

Andrea D. Hawkes; M. Bird; S. Cowie; Benjamin Horton;
J. Nott; R. Robinson & L. Wan Aik

A 3-stage pollution identification system with an example of final stage decimation
Lee-Ann C. Hayek & Martin A. Buzas

Annual variation of foraminifera from a sublitoral zone near
Cachoeira River mouth, Paranaguá Bay (Paraná, Brazil)

Isabela Itice & Sibelle Trevisan Disaró

Foraminifera as sea-level change indicators,
Guaratiba mangrove, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Lázaro L. M. Laut; Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos & Maria Antonieta C. Rodrigues

Review of mangrove foraminifera from the Guaratiba
tidal plain, Rio de Janeiro, SE Brazil, collected in the early 70’s

Lázaro L. M. Laut; Eduardo A. M.Koutsoukos &
Maria Antonieta C. Rodrigues

Relationship between foraminifera and bacteria in
estuarine sediments from Santa Catarina Island, Brazil

Lázaro L. M. Laut; F. S. Silva; C. Bonetti;
A. G. Figueiredo Jr. & M. A. C. Crapez

San Francisco Bay foraminifera: 
What have natural and human changes wrought on them?

Amy E. Lesen; Doris Sloan & Jere H. Lipps

Foraminiferal assemblage from estuarine
deposits of the Iguape Bay, Bahia Brazil

Altair de Jesus Machado; Edilma de Jesus Andrade & José Bites de Carvalho

Characterization of Guaraguaçú River (Paraná, Brazil)
based on the distribution of foraminiferal and thecamoebian
assemblages and sedimentological analysis

Daniel Vicente Pupo & Sibelle Trevisan Disaró

Foraminifera from surface sediments of a Brazilian
mangrove affected by oil spill 20 years ago

Joana Santa-Cruz & Dimas Dias-Brito

Paralic Foraminifera through time-How they have been used 
David B. Scott & F. S. Medioli

Foraminifera and thecamoebians from São Francisco
River Delta, NE Brazil: Environmental applications

Décio Luis Semensatto Junior & Dimas D. Brito

Agglutinated foraminifera from inner neritic sand and
mud facies of the Papuan Lagoon, New Guinea

Luke C. Strotz & David W. Haig

Foraminiferal evidence for land movements associated
with interplate earthquakes in eastern Hokkaido, Japan

Katie H. Thomson; Benjamin P Horton;
Antony J. Long & Yuki Sawai

The effects of heavy metal contamination on the
foraminifera of a San Francisco Bay salt marsh

Michele Weber & Lorraine R.Casazza

Calcareous foraminifera from tropical north Queensland, Australia:
Their usefulness as proxy sea-level indicators in the absence of
fossil agglutinated foraminifera

Sarah Woodroffe & Ben Horton


Paleobiology of Foraminifera: Towards Better Understanding of Ecosystems and Biotic Evolution Through Foraminifera

Foraminiferal growth models:
Towards a fully integrated record of calcification

Heather A. Austin & William E.N. Austin 

Extracellular cracking and content removal of benthic
diatoms by intertidal foraminifera

Heather Anne Austin; William E. N. Austin & David M. Paterson

Benthic foraminifera as proxies of temperature impact and dystrophic crisis affecting survival of Pacific oysters Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg) in Marennes-Oléron bay 
Vincent Bouchet; Jean-Pierre Debenay; Pierre-Guy Sauriau;
Joël Radford Knoery & Patrick Soletchnik

Long-term observations of foraminifera in situ 
Sam S. Bowser; Blair; J.; Mastroianni; J. & Hansen; A.

Laboratory studies on benthic foraminiferal ecology and geochemistry
Emmanuelle Geslin; C. Barras; F. Pucci; E. Leori; J. C. Duplessy; E. Michel;
G. J. Reichart; C. Morigi; A. Negri & J. Jorissen

Hidden diversity of allogromiid foraminiferans in low-latitude environments
Andrea Habura; Susan T. Goldstein; S arah Broderick & Samuel S. Bowser

Living benthic foraminifera in methane- and sulfide-enriched
sediments at cold seeps and hydrothermal vents

Petra Heinz; Stefan Sommer; Olaf Pfannkuche;
Christoph Hemleben & Hiroshi Kitazato

Diversity of rDNA in Chilostomella: molecular
differentiation patterns and putative hermit types 

Vera Hemleben; Guido W. Grimm; Hiroshi Kitazato & Christoph Hemleben

Long-term benthic foraminiferal culture:Strategies for carbonate-system
control and experimentation

Christopher J. Hintz; G. Thomas Chandler; Timothy J. Shaw; Daniel C. McCorkle;
Joan M. Bernhard & Jessica K. Blanks

The “unusual” reproduction of planktic foraminifera:
an Asexual reproductive phase of Neogloboquadrina pachyderma (Ehrenberg)

Katsunori Kimoto & Masashi Tsuchiya

Roles of benthic foraminifera in carbon cycling at marginal oceans with active tectonic forcing: in situ experiment and observations
Hiroshi Kitazato; Kazumasa Oguri; Ronnie N-. Glud & Hidetaka Nomaki

The influence of labile and refractory C-org on
benthic foraminifera: A laboratory mesocosm study

Karoliina A. Koho; A.M. Langezaal; Y.A. van Lith;
T.J. Kouwenhoven & G. J van der Zwaan

Low d13C in tests of live epibenthic and endobenthic
foraminifera at a site of active methane seepage

Andreas Mackensen; Jutta Wollenburg & Laetitia Licari

Degradation and alteration of phytodetritus by benthic
foraminifera: in situ 13C-tarcer experiments

Hidetaka Nomaki; P.; Heinz; N. Ohkouchi; T. Nakatsuka;
H. Suga; K. Matsumoto; Y. Chikaraishi & H. Kitazato

Living benthic foraminifera from methane seep
environments: A case study from the Adriatic Sea

Giuliana Panieri

Mg/Ca micro-distribution in foraminiferal
test - Implication of laboratory culture experiments

Takashi Toyofuku & Hiroshi Kitazato

Molecular characterization of bacteria and
kleptoplast within Virgulinella fragilis

Masashi Tsuchiya; Takashi Toyofuku; Kiyotaka Takishita;
Hiroyuki Yamamoto; John Collen & Hiroshi Kitazato


The Micropaleontology of Critical Boundaries

The Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary event in the deep sea:
Inferences from the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico

Laia Alegret & Alfonso Meléndez

The Paleocene/Eocene boundary event:
Inferences from the benthic foraminiferal turnover

Laia Alegret & Silvia Ortiz

Deep-sea environments across the Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary in the SE Atlantic Ocean (ODP Leg 208 Hole 1262C, Walvis Ridge)
Laia Alegret & Ellen Thomas

Maastrichtian-Paleocene deposition in the Paraíba Basin, NE Brazil
José Antonio Barbosa; Gerta Keller; Thierry Adatte;
Virgínio Neumann & Mário Lima Filho

Paleoenvironmental interpretation of the Danian-Selandian transition (Paleocene)
in the North Sea Basin based on foraminifera

Anne Clemmensen & Erik Thomsen

Foraminiferal, ostracode and radiolarian biostratigraphy of the Campanian–Maastrichtian and K/P boundary of synorogenic basins of Cuba
María Lizette Díaz-Collell

Cenomanian/Turonian benthic foraminiferal faunas of the
Demerara Rise depth transect (ODP Leg 207)

Oliver Friedrich; Jochen Erbacher & Jörg Mutterlose

Small Benthic Foraminifera extinction and turnover across the
Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary in a low latitude marine bathyal
environment (e.g. Melah section: Tunisia) 

Njoud Gallala & Dalila Zaghbib-Turki

The mid-Pleistocene “Stilostomella extinction
event” in the southeast Pacific Ocean: A review

Igor J. C. Gavriloff

Response of foraminiferal faunas to paleoceanographic
changes in the Gulf of Guinea from the late Paleocene
to the Initial Eocene Thermal Maximum (IETM)

Holger Gebhardt; Olabisi Adekeye & Samson Bankole

Foraminiferal and calcareous nannofossil events and the
stratigraphic record across the Cretaceous-Paleogene
boundary in Campos Basin, southeastern Brazil

Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos & Alexandre de Azevedo Grassi

Messinian benthic foraminifera from the Mediterranean
Tanja J. Kouwenhoven & G. J. Van der Zwaan

Foraminiferal turnover at the Eocene-Oligocene boundary in Tanzania and Java
Paul N. Pearson; Ian K. Mcmillan; Bridget S. Wade & Helen K. Coxall

High resolution planktonic foraminifera analyses across the
Paleocene/Eocene boundary at Shatsky Rise, Pacific Ocean

Maria Rose Petrizzo

Correlation of the Thanetian-Ilerdian turnover of
larger foraminifera and the Initial Eocene thermal
maximum (IETM) confirming evidence from the
Campo area (Pyrenees, Spain)

Victoriano Pujalte; B. Schmitz; J. I. Baceta; G. Bernaola;
J. Dinarès-Turell;  Xabier Orue-Etxebarria & A. Payros

The evolution of late Paleocene-early Eocene carbonate
platforms of the Tethys

Christian Scheibner; Robert P. Speijer & Maria Mutti

Foraminiferal transition across the K-P boundary in the
Gulf of Mexico and the Chicxulub crater

Jan Smit; S. Galeotti & H. Brinkhuis

Planktonic Foraminifera biostratigraphy at the
Jerissa area, (CES section in north-western Tunisia),
and the impact of the Cenomanian-Turonian Oceanic
Anoxic Event (OAE-2) on their assemblages

Mohamed Soua & Dalila Zaghbib-Turki

Benthic foraminiferal change and sea level across the
Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary at Brazos River, Texas
Robert P. Speijer; Peter Schulte;

Hartmut Mai & Christoph Meisen

PETM in a shallow marine environment:
Benthic foraminiferal turnover and echinoid bloom
(Sidi Nasseur, Tunisia)

Peter Stassen; Christian Dupuis; Roberto Magioncalda;
Peter Schulte; Etienne Steurbaut; Johan Yans & Robert P. Speijer

Faunal changes of Oligocene benthic foraminifera in the
Eastern Equatorial Pacific sites of ODP Leg 199

Hiroyuki Takata; Ritsuo Nomura & Koji Seto

How soon was food delivery to the sea floor restored after
the Cretaceous/Paleogene plankton extinction?

Ellen Thomas

Record of the Paleocene/Eocene boundary global warming
impact on deep-sea benthic foraminifers at low latitudes
(Kharrouba section: Tunisia)

Lamia Zili & Dalila Zaghbib-Turki


Micro- to Macro-Scale Foraminiferal Distributions:
Patterns and Processes

Micro- to macro-scale foraminiferal distributions:
The contributions of Martin A. Buzas

Stephen J. Culver

From blue skies science to practical application:
Increasing need for retrospective in environmental
micropaleontological monitoring (REMM)

Elisabeth Alve

Biostratigraphic, paleoclimatic and paleobatymetric
events in the upper continental slope, north Bahia, Brazil

Tânia Maria Fonseca Araújo & Altair de Jesus Machado

Foraminiferal assemblages in subsurface sediments of the
upper continental slope, north Bahia, Brazil

Tânia Maria Fonseca Araújo & Altair de Jesus Machado

Foraminifera on coral reefs of Brazil: The FOCO project
Cátia Fernandes Barbosa; Patricia Oliveira-Silva; José Carlos Sícoli Seoane;
Renato C. Cordeiro; Beatrice Padovani Ferreira; Abilio Soares-Gomes;
Carine M. de Almeida; Gustavo P. Queiroz; Thais Lamana;
Silvia Lisboa & Débora Duran

Deep-sea benthic foraminifera of Campos Basin;
SE Brazil: Distribution, taxonomy and response to
climatic and eustatic variations in the late Quaternary

Valquíria Porfírio Barbosa & Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos

Foraminiferal monitoring of ecosystems: Mission-Aransas
National Estuarine Research Reserve, Texas

Pamela Buzas-Stephens

Divergence of late Miocene Caribbean and tropical
Eastern Pacific shallow-water benthic foraminifera

Laurel S. Collins

Recent foraminifera from the Croatian Adriatic seacoast
Vlasta Cosovic; M. Juracic; A. Moro; M. Hernitz Kucenjak;
S. Rukavina; N. Pugliese; N. Stuper & I. Vlahov

Quaternary climate instability as the driver of genetic
diversification in Neogloboquadrina pachyderma (sin)

Kate Darling; Michal Kucera & Chris Wade

Annual shifts in inter-tidal foraminiferal diversity in the
west coast of India

Gadi Subhadra Devi & K. P. Rajashekhar

Stable isotope composition of Cretaceous benthic
foraminifera: Biological and environmental effects

Oliver Friedrich; Gerhard Schmiedl & Helmut Erlenkeuser

Quaternary deep-sea benthic foraminifera from the
southeast Pacific Ocean: Distribution and dominance

Igor J.C. Gavriloff

Deep-sea benthic foraminifera faunas and stable
isotopes from the Portugal margin

C. Griveaud; F. Jorissen; E. Michel & P.Anschutz

Paralic foraminiferal record of seven large Holocene
earthquakes in eastern New Zealand

Bruce W. Hayward; Hugh R. Grenfell; Ashwaq T. Sabaa;
Rowan Carter; Margaret S. Morley; Ursula Cochran & Jere H. Lipps

Quantifying Holocene sea-level change using intertidal
foraminifera: Lessons from the British Isles

Benjamim P. Horton & R.J. Edwards

Benthic foraminiferal response to natural and man-made
eutrophication in the oligotrophic southeast Mediterranean shelf

Orit Hyams; Ahuva Almogi-Labin;
Chaim Benjamini & Barak Herut

Relationship of benthic foraminiferal diversity to
paleoproductivity in the Neogene of the Caribbean deep-sea

Sreepat Jain & Laurel S. Collins

Spatial and temporal distribution of benthic
foraminiferal faunas in the Bay Biscay

Frans J. Jorissen; C. Fontanier; G. Duchemin; S. Hess;
S. Langenzaal; C. Griveaud; C. Barras; J. Hohenegger & P. Anschutz

Taphonomy of benthic foraminiferal tests from the
Jurujuba Sound, Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Patricia B. P. Kfouri-Cardoso; Marcello Guimarães Simões;
Sabrina Coelho Rodrigues; Beatriz Beck Eichler;
Silvia Helena de Mello e Sousa; Patrícia Beck Eichler &
Rubens César Lopes Figueira 546-547

Relating microfossil distribution patterns to deep-water depositional processes:
A new biofacies model based on Oligocene-Miocene deposits

K. A. Knabe; Y.-Y. Chen; T.-C. Huang & R. T. Beaubouef

Recent benthic foraminiferal assemblages in the nearshore inner
shelf in and around Alang shipbreaking yard, Gulf of Khambat, India

Sabyasachi Majumdar & Amalesh Choudhury

Distribution and ecology of benthic foraminifera in the
vicinity of Guadiana River (northern Gulf of Cadiz)

Isabel Mendes; J.M.A. Dias; J. Shönfeld; R. Gonzáles & Ó. Ferreira

Latitudinal and sediment depth gradients in
foraminiferal assemblages of the southeast Atlantic

Stefan Müllegger & Werner E. Piller

Foraminifera as health bioindicators in
nearshore and offshore Brazilian coral reef sediments

Patricia Oliveira-Silva; Cátia Fernandes Barbosa; José Carlos Sícoli Seoane; Beatrice Padovani Ferreira; Renato C. Cordeiro; Abilio Soares-Gomes;
Carine M. de Almeida; Gustavo P. Queiroz; Débora Duran & Thais Lamana

Bioevents correlation of planktic foraminifers and
radiolarians from the Cenomanian to Turonian, southeastern Mexico

María Ornelas-Sánchez; S. Franco Navarrete & M. Granados Martinez

Bipolar distribution of deep-sea benthic foraminifera
Jan Pawlowski; B. Lecroq; D. Longet; J. Fahrni;
A. Gooday; N. Cornelius & T. Cedhagen

Surface distribution of foraminifera from the Morbihan’s
Gulf, France: Study for paleoenvironmental reconstructions

Lucia Perez-Belmonte & Evelyne Goubert

Dissolution control on planktonic foraminiferal micro-scale distributions:
Two case studies from the NW Pacific Paleocene deposits

Maria Rose Petrizzo

Influence of hydrodynamic patterns on foraminifera in
reef sediments at the Praia do Forte beach and
Itacimirim, Bahia, Brazil

Simone Souza de Moraes & Altair de Jesus Machado

Biogeography of epiphytic foraminiferans in the tropical Western Atlantic
Susan L. Richardson

Ecological studies on Recent foraminiferal assemblages
along the Mediterranean continental shelf of Egypt

Ashraf M. Samir & Wafaa Hashem El-Menhawey

Morphotype analysis of calcareous benthic
foraminifera in the Carapita Formation, eastern Venzuela Basin

Dennis Sánchez

Vertical distribution of planktonic foraminifera in the southwestern Atlantic
Maria Regina Goncalves de Souza Soranna;
Silvia Helena de Mello e Sousa & Salvador Airton Gaeta

Mid-lower bathyal benthic foraminifera of the
Campos Basin, southeastern Brazilian margin:
Biotopes and controlling ecological factors

Silvia Helena de Mello e Sousa; Raquel Fernanda Passos; Marina Fukumoto;
Ilson Carlos Almeida da Silveira; Rubens Cesar Lopes Figueira;
Eduardo A. M. Koutsoukos; Michel Michaelovitch de Mahiques & Carlos Eduardo Rezende

Benthic foraminifera in a human-dominated environment: Long Island Sound
Ellen Thomas & Johan C. Varekamp

Paleocene-Eocene Brazilian sedimentary successions
and their “flysch type” foraminiferal assemblages

Marta Claudia Viviers & Elizabete Pedrão Ferreira


Foraminifera as Paleoceanographic and
Paleoclimatologic Proxies

Reconstructing changes in upper water habitats during the late
Maastrichtian global warm event based on stable isotopes

Sigal Abramovich; G. Keller; Z. Berner & D. Stüben

Modern distribution of benthic foraminifera from the
Tagus Prodelta and Estuary, Portugal

Helga Bára Bartels-Jónsdóttir; Karen Luise Knudsen;
Joachim Schönfeld & Jón Eiríksson

Signature of the Brazil-Malvinas confluence in the
isotopic composition of planktonic foraminifera from core top sediments

Cristiano Mazur Chiessi; Shannon Ulrich; Stefan Mulitza;
Jürgen Pätzold & Gerold Wefer

Foraminiferal evidence for the intensification
of the East Australia current during the LGM

Li Chung-Leong; Stephen Gallagher & John Bye

Planktic foraminiferal assemblages and stable isotope records
of the southern Japan Sea during the last 27,000 years

Hanako Domitsu; Motoyoshi Oda; Naokazu Ahagon;
Shinji Tsukawaki; Ken Ikehara & Hajime Katayama

Distribution of planktonic foraminifera: A modeling approach
Igaratza Fraile; Michael Schulz; Stefan Mulitza & Gerald Ganssen

Foraminiferal and facies evidence for the
onset of the Leeuwin current in the Pleistocene, northwest shelf, Australia

Stephen J. Gallagher; MW Wallace; Chung Leong Li;
T Gourley; B. Kinna & GR Holdgate

Foraminifera and the tephrochronology of marine sediments around
the Island of Montserrat, Lesser Antilles volcanic arc
Malcolm B. Hart; Christopher W. Smart;
Emily J. Lock & Jodie K. Fisher

Estimating species distribution along an environmental
gradient using morphological characters

Johann Hohenegger

Planktic foraminiferal assemblages and oxgen isotope
records of the northwest Arabian Sea over the last 215,000 years

Satoko Ishikawa; Motoyoshi Oda; Masafumi Murayama;
Hidenori Kagawa & Tomohide Oayma

Ecological studies of benthic foraminifera based on
the stable isotopic dispersions of individual tests

Toyoho Ishimura; Urumu Tsunogai; Shiro Hasegawa & Fumiko Nakagawa

Holocene paleoceanography of an Arctic fjord of Svalbard as recorded
by stable isotopes, foraminifera and macrofauna

Sergei Korsun; M. Hald; L. Khomenko; M. Forwick; Ho-II Yoon & Seung-Il Nam

Paleoclimatic changes through the last 67,000 years
in the northeastern Caribbean derived from planktonic foraminifera

Dominika Kozakiewicz; Bjorn Malmgren;
Ulysses Ninnemann; Antoon Kuijpers & Anna-Lena Krantz Eilola

Origin of intraspecific morphological variability in planktonic foraminifera
Michal Kucera & Kate Darling

Late Glacial to Holocene variability of the deep
Aegean Sea as revealed by benthic foraminifera

Tanja Kuhnt & Gerhard Schmiedl

Paleoclimatic changes during the Holocene of the
St Jones estuary, Delaware (USA): Foraminiferal proxies
for sequence stratigraphy reconstruction

Eduardo Leorri; Ronald E. Martin & Peter P. McLaughlin

Development of a foraminiferal-based transfer function in the
Basque marshes, N. Spain: Implications for sea-level studies in the Bay of Biscay

Eduardo Leorri; Benjamin P. Horton; Alejandro Cearreta & Maria Alday

Benthic foraminifera as proxies for climate and
oceanographic changes in the Holocene off southern Chile

Melissa Kay Lobegeier; Carina B. Lange & Ulysses S. Ninnemann

On the use of benthic foraminiferal d13C in paleoceanography:
Constraints from primary proxy relationships

Andreas Mackensen

Paleoproductivity at the NW Iberian continental slope
during the last 31.5 kyr

Virgínia Martins; E. Salgueiro; J.M.A. Dias & F. Rocha

Mediterranean humid periods and sapropel formation
during the last four climatic cycles

Tarek Melki; Frans Jorissen; Nejib Kallel; Laurent Labyeyrie;
Jean-Claude Duplessy & Michel Fontugne

Paleoproductivity changes in the southeastern Brazilian
continental margin: Benthic foraminifera and stable isotope evidences

Renata Hanae Nagai; Silvia Helena de Mello e Souza;
Michel Michaelovitch de Mahiques & A.V. C. Moura.

Closure of the Indonesian seaway and ocean circulation during the middle
to late Miocene (~13.6-5.6 Ma): Early history of the western Pacific warm pool

Stephen A. Nathan & R. Mark Leckie

Reconstruction of paleo-SST in the eastern Mediterranean
during marine isotopic stage 11 by transfer functions

Lea Numberger; Michal Kucera & Christoph Hemleben

Sediment trap results from the Japan trench in the
Kuroshio domain: Seasonal variations in the planktic foraminiferal flux

Motoyoshi Oda & Makoto Yamasaki

Planktic and benthic foraminiferal assemblage responses to glacial-interglacial
sea level fluctuations in tropical mixed siliciclastic-carbonate margins:
Belize and the Gulf of Papua

Brooke Olson; R. Mark Leckie; André W. Droxler;
Gerald R. Dickens; Sam Bentley; Larry Peterson & Bradley Opdyke

Guembelitria: Proxies for major oceanic catastrophes 
Alfonso Pardo & Gerta Keller

Planktonic foraminifera and stable oxygen isotopes as
tools to paleoceanography of the South Brazilian continental margin

Rodrigo da Costa Portilho-Ramos;
Aristóteles de Moraes Rios-Netto & Cátia Fernandes Barbos

Paleoclimate recorded in foraminiferal assemblages;
isotopes, and lithofacies in an Iceland fjord

Ursula Quillmann; John T. Andrews & Anne E. Jennings

Micromilling technique applied to foraminifer tests
for sample preparation of geochemical analysis

Saburo Sakai

18O of a shallow water benthic foraminifer
Marginopora and paleotemperature calibration

Pratul Kumar Saraswati; Kenji Iwao; Karyne Rogers &
Ramalingam Raja 627-628

Cabo Frio upwelling variability during the
Holocene inferred by planktonic foraminifera

Alice Cruz Candido da Silva; Ana Luiza Spadano Albuquerque;
Michelle Morata de Andrade; Eliza Cristina Celis Correia;
Paulo Sérgio de Oliveira da Silva; Bruno Jean Turcq & Abdelfettah Sifeddine

Enigmatic early Miocene biserial foraminifera
Christopher W. Smart & Ellen Thomas

The Danian/Selandian transition in Tunisia: Paleoenvironment and sea level
Jorinde Sprong; Christian Dupuis; Etienne Steurbaut;
Jimmy Van Itterbeeck; Johan Yans & Robert P. Speijer

Paleoenvironmental and sea-level change of the Nile
Valley Basin (Egypt) at the Danian/Selandian transition

Jorinde Sprong; Elisa Guasti; Eliana Fornaciari;
Peter Schulte; Mohamed Youssef & Robert P. Speijer

Application of foraminiferal biostratigraphy to the
assessment of submarine geohazards

Marco Aurélio Vicalvi & Renato Oscar Kowsmann

The onset of northern hemisphere glaciations
(Gelasian, late Pliocene) as reflected in the North
Sea Eridanos Delta

Kris Welkenhuysen; Marloes Kloosterboer;
Lucas Lourens; Roel Verreussel & Robert P. Speijer

Environmental perturbations in the latest
Maastrichtian based on planktic foraminiferal
assemblages from the Negev, Israel

Shlomit Yovel; S. Abramovich & CH. Benjamini


Biostratigraphy and Biochronology

Calibrating the Neogene of the Nordic Atlantic region
Erik Anthonissen & Felix M. Gradstein

Late Cretaceous-Tertiary larger foraminifera in carbonate
paleoenvironments of Costa Rica

Claudia Baumgartner-Mora

Orthophragminids and associated fossils in
paleogeographic interpretation of transitional beds (Croatia)

Vlasta Cosovic; C. E. Schweitzer; V. Premec Fucek.;
R. M. Feldmann; A. M. Shirk & A. Moro

Foraminiferal resolution of conflicting interpretations
for late Tertiary deposits along the coast of central Chile

Kenneth L. Finger; Sven N. Nielsen; Thomas J. Devries;
Alfonso Encinas & Dawn E. Peterson

Cenozoic biochronostratigraphy in southeastern Mexico:
Planktonic foraminifera from the Sonda de Campeche

Julio César González-Lara; Maria del Carmen Rosales-Domínguez;
Gerardo Hernández-Rodríguez; Esteban Soriano-Mercado;
Sergio Hernandez-García; Jesús Fragoso-Camacho

Foraminiferal biostratigraphy of the
Turonian-early Campanian depositional subcycle
from selected oil wells in Iraq

Rund A. Hammoudi & Tarik S. Abawi

Biostratigraphy and diversity of mid-Cretaceous
benthic foraminifers of Adriatic Platform, S Croatia

Antun Husinec & Ivo Velic

Biostratigraphical and micropaleontological
studies on the cutting samples of Karbassi well # 1,
Fars Province, southwestern Iran

Mohammadreza Tayefeh Khabbazi

Oligocene biostratigraphy of the Palmyra region, Syria
Morana Hernitz Kucenjak;
Vlasta Premec Fucek & Renata Slavkovic

Reassessment of the age of the Asmari Formation, Iran
Gitte Vestergaard Laursen; T. L. Allan;
A.R. Tahmasbi; Z. Karimi; A. Monibi; B. Vincent ;
A. M. Moallemi & F. Van Buchem

Foraminiferal biostratigraphy of Cretaceous-Tertiary
succession of Cauvery Basin, India – An overview

N. Malarkodi; U. B. Mallikarjuna & P.C.Nagesh

Biostratigraphy and paleoenvironments of the
Pliocene Kuwae Formation, Niigata, Japan

Michiko Miwa; Yukio Yanagisawa; Katsura Yamada;
Toshiaki Irizuki; Mayumi Shoji & Yuichiro Tanaka

Foraminiferal assemblages of the
Gargasian of Cassis-La Bédoule
(lower Aptian historical stratotype, SE France)

M. Moullade; G. Tronchetti & Jean-Pierre Bellier

An expanded Ypresian–Lutetian boundary section
(Gorrondatxe, Basque Country, Western Pyrenees):
Reappraisal of the position of planktonic
foraminiferal significant FAD’S

Xabier Orue-Etxebarria; A. Payros; G. Bernaola; J. Dinares;
J. Tosquella; E. Apellaniz; F. Caballero & Victoriano Pujalte

Biostratigraphy and paleobathymetry of the Cogollo Group
(Lower Cretaceous), Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela

Janieny E. Medina Perez

Middle Campanian-early Maastrichtian foraminiferal
bioevents in the Middle Vistula River section, Poland

Danuta Peryt

Oligocene-Pliocene planktonic foraminifera biostratigraphy
from southwest Caribbean

Daniel Rincón; A. Cárdenas; M. Pulido; C. Molinares;
C. Caicedo; C. Cuartas; J. Arenas & C. Jaramillo

Oligocene and Miocene planktonic foraminifera in
southern Veracruz State, southeastern Mexico

Maria del Carmen Rosales-Dominguez;
A. L. Carreño & J. M. Grajales-Nishimura

Biochronostratigraphy and graphic correlation of three
piston cores from the continental slope of Campos Basin,
Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

Antonio Sanjinés; Oscar Strohschoen & Claudia Vilela

Revised late Neogene mid-latitude planktic
foraminiferal biostratigraphy for the northwest Pacific
(Shatsky Rise), ODP Leg 198

Nicholas L. Venti; R. Mark Leckie;
Paul R. Bown & Helen F. Evans


Scaling In Paleobiogeography And Paleoecology

Rotaliids from Late Cretaceous Western Tethys
Carme Boix; R. Villalonga & L. Hottinger

Separation of the Atlantic from the Tethys during
middle Cenomanian on the Iberian subcontinent

Esmeralda Caus; J. M. Bernaus;
A. Calonge & J. Martin- Chivelet

Generic diversity, biogeographic provinces and hotspots
of diversity in Upper Cretaceous larger foraminifera

Elke Goldbeck & Martin R. Langer

Scales in space, time and taxonomy in the research for the history of life
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Meandropsinids; an ophthalmidid family of Late Cretaceous
K-strategists endemic in the Pyrenean Gulf

Lukas Hottinger & Esmeralda Caus 684-685

Biogeography of modern benthic foraminifera
from South Africa, Namibia and Mozambique

Martin R. Langer & Julia Schmidt-Sinns

Biogeography of selected Paleozoic larger
foraminifera (Fusulinacea)

Ursula Leppig & Martin R. Langer

Distribution patterns of benthic foraminifera along the
continental slope off Chile (23º to 44ºS)

Margarita Marchant; Dierk Hebbeln; Sylvia Figueroa;
Susana Giglio & Myriam Ramire

Modern elphidiids from Southern Africa:
Biogeographic patterns, endemism,
and hotspots of diversity

Julia Schmidt-Sinns & Martin R. Langer

Biogeographic distribution of large shallow-water
benthic foraminifers during the Early Cretaceous

Annie M. Arnaud Vanneau

Fusiform and laterally compressed alveolinids from
both sides of the Late Cretaceous Atlantic

Vicent Vicedo; L. Hottinger; E. Caus & M. Aguilar


The Allogromiid Foraminifera

Molecular phylogeny of allogromiid
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Molecular diversity of Polar allogromiid foraminifera
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T. Cedhagen; S. Korsun; A. Habura; and S.S. Bowser

Molecular diversity of Arabian deep sea gromiids
Ana Aranda da Silva; J. Pawlowski; A.J. Gooday & S.S. Bowser


Foraminifera and Trace Metals

The use of benthic foraminifera as proxy for
dissolved metals in Haifa Bay seawater, Israel

Ahuva Almogi-Labin; Barak Herut; Ludwik Halicz & Orit Hyams

Influence of population dynamics of benthic
foraminiferal Mg/Ca and Sr/Ca

Jessica K. Blanks; Christopher J. Hintz; Joan Bernhard;
G. Thomas Chandler; Timothy J. Shaw; Daniel M. McCorkle & Kristie Etson

Using intermediate or deep-dwelling foraminifera in paleoceanography 
Caroline Cléroux; Elsa Cortijo; Nicolas Caillon;
Laurent Labeyrie & Elisabeth Michel

Trace elements distribution in foraminiferal shells
from a biomineralization perspective

Jonathan Erez; S. Bentov; M.Grinstein and E. Segev

Assessing the influence of diagenesis and salinity on a
Pliocene Mg/Ca and d18O record from the Caribbean

J. Groeneveld; S. Steph; R. Tiedemann; D. Nuernberg;
G. J. Reichart; D. Crudeli; L. Reuning & P. Mason

Calibrating trace element incorporation in cultured
benthic foraminifera using laser ablation ICP-MS

L. de Nooijer; G. J. Reichart; A. Dueñas Bohórquez;
F.J. Jorissen & G.J. Van der Zwaan

Intra-shell variability of trace element distributions in
benthic foraminifera obtained by LA-ICP-MS

Markus Raitzsch; H. Kuhnert & T. Bickert


Chronos Taxonomic and Biostratigraphic Database

The Lausanne foraminifera databases:
Carribbean larger foraminifera- An online database

Claudia Baumgartner-Mora; Robin Liechti & Pascal Tschudin

CHRONOS online taxonomic dictionary for Mesozoic planktonic foraminifera
Brian T. Huber; M. D. Georgescu; C. Cervato & D. Fils

Using the Neptune database to explore Mesozoic-Cenozoic chronostratigraphy and the deep sea microfossil record
R. Mark Leckie; Kendra Clark; Cinzia Cervato; Doug Fils; Pat Diver & Brian Huber

Morphometrics and Object Recognition

Automated recognition of planktonic foraminiferal species 
Norman Macleod

FORAM PICKER: Automated classification and picking of foraminifera
Andrew F. Weller; Ralf Schiebel;
Jonathan Corcoran & Hans R. Thierstein


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