Psammosphaera parva Flint, 1889          next field

Class: Astrorhizata  Subclass: Astrorhizana  Order: Astrorhizida  Family: Psammosphaeridae
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found in the waters at the Reykjanes Ridge   South of Iceland   off territorial waters   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the plummercell is provided by Dr. Karla Kreisel

View of a specimen of Psammosphaera parva Flint, 1889

the field is photographed by Georg Wawczyniak

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 12, Fig. 4-6


Hesemann, M., 2018: Psammosphaera parva Flint, 1889. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-24