Pacific Island marsh foraminifera
Collaborator: Jere Lipps (University
of California, San Francisco)
A long-term project documenting
the biodiversity, biogeography and ecological distribution of intertidal benthic
foraminifera living in sheltered mangal, salt marsh and high tidal fringe
Study areas to date:
a. Tahiti (Moorea). Write-up phase.
b. Cook Islands (Rarotonga, Aitutaki). Sampled.
Hollis, C.J.; Grenfell, H.R. 1997: Recent Elphidiidae (Foraminiferida) of
the South-west Pacific and fossil Elphidiidae of New Zealand. New Zealand
Geological Survey Paleontological Bulletin 72. 166 p. [Copies can be
purchased for US$50 (includes package and postage; NZ$50 for New Zealand
customers) from the Publications Officer, Geological and Nuclear Sciences,
PO Box 30 368, Lower Hutt, New Zealand; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org]