Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from China Seas

The Bohai Sea and the Yellow Sea

  • Yanli Lei
  • Tiegang Li

Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Yanli Lei, Tiegang Li
    Pages 1-9
  3. Yanli Lei, Tiegang Li
    Pages 11-88
  4. Yanli Lei, Tiegang Li
    Pages 89-134
  5. Yanli Lei, Tiegang Li
    Pages 135-198
  6. Yanli Lei, Tiegang Li
    Pages 199-377
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 379-398

About this book


This atlas gives a comprehensive account on the benthic foraminiferal fauna in the China Seas, especially on the Bohai and the Yellow Seas. Details of about 183 species, subjected to 5 orders, 52 families and 92 genera are included. For each species there is a brief description of the morphological characteristics, synonymised names, measurements and geographical distribution worldwide, as well as a top-level elegant plate illustrated the fossil and live specimens. It could be used as a reference book for researchers working at marine biology, marine geology, micropaleontology, paleoceanography, paleobiology and related fields.


Benthic Foraminifera Marine Biology Marine Geology Micropaleontology Paleobiology Paleoceanography Paleoclimate Protozoology The Bohai Sea The Yellow Sea

Authors and affiliations

  • Yanli Lei
    • 1
  • Tiegang Li
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of OceanologyChinese Academy of SciencesQingdaoChina
  2. 2.First Institute of Oceanology, SOAQingdaoChina

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