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Journal of Micropalaeontology An open-access journal of The Micropalaeontological Society
J. Micropalaeontol., 12, 67-69, 1993
https://doi.org/10.1144/jm.12.1.67
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01 Aug 1993
Wet processing of Recent calcareous foraminifera: methods for preventing dissolution
C. A. Maybury and I. Ap Gwynn Institute of Earth Studies, University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, Dyfed, SY23 3DB, U.K
Department of Biological Sciences, University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, Dyfed, SY23 3DA, U.K
Abstract. Two methods for the wet processing of Recent foraminifera are described: one utilizing glutaraldehyde, the other formaldehyde. Both minimize the effects of dissolution on the tests of Recent calcareous foraminifera.

Citation: Maybury, C. A. and Gwynn, I. A.: Wet processing of Recent calcareous foraminifera: methods for preventing dissolution, J. Micropalaeontol., 12, 67-69, https://doi.org/10.1144/jm.12.1.67, 1993.
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