Saccammina testacea (Flint, 1899)       

Class: Astrorhizata  Subclass: Astrorhizana  Order: Saccamminida  Family: Saccamminidae
Taxon Profile

found at Gozo San Lawrenz   Mediterranean   Malta   

Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  Langhian

the image is made by Dr. Georg Rosenfeldt and Michael Hesemann with support of the
Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg

the raw material is provided by D. P. Cilia

View of a specimen of Saccammina testacea (Flint, 1899)

The identification is based upon:
Cushman, J., A., 1918: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 1. Astrorhizidae. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus. 104. Book Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104. Plate 20, Fig. 1-4


Hesemann, M., 2018: Saccammina testacea (Flint, 1899). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-22