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Fissurina sp.

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found at the bottom of the Faroe-Shetland Channel     
neritic to bathyal

View of one specimen of Fissurina sp.
the aperture is broken a bit

Specimen found in material collected during cruise 95 of RV Valdivia in 1990
Image provided by Onno Groß

Image provided and classification is done by Onno Groß,
a professional foraminiferologist.
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
         
Fissurina sp., Faroe-Shetland Channel