Very small, spinose. In pre-adult stage difficult to distinguish from Turborotalita quinqueloba. Also resembles Turborotalita humilis, but with fewer chambers, lacking ventral lobulate expansion. Adult stage may be heavily encrusted in deeper water.
Ref.: Brummer and Kroon (1988).
Distribution: Known so far from temperate to subtropical waters.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Granuloreticulosa Class Foraminifera Superfamily Globigerinacea Genus Turborotalita Species Turborotalita clarkei
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
Sorry, there are no scientific synonyms and common names available for this species
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