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Discanomalina bilateralis
(Loeblich and Tappan, 1987)

  found at the bottom of the Faroe-Shetland Channel     
bathyal, continental slope     recent     Taxon Profile

View of a part of one specimen of Discanomalina bilateralis (Loeblich and Tappan, 1987)

The genus Discanomalina Asano, 1951 is related or even similar to Paromalina, Loeblich and Tappan, 1987

Specimen found in material collected during cruise 95 of RV Valdivia in 1990

Image provided and classification is done by Onno Groß, a professional foraminiferologist and President of


The Image was first published in: Onno Groß, 1991: Die Verteilung der Meiofauna und der Foraminiferen am untermeerischen Hang der Färöer Inseln,
Diplomarbeit, Institut für Hydrobiologie und Fischereiwirtschaft, Universität Hamburg
Discanomalina bilateralis, Faroe-Shetland Channel