Ammodiscus tenuis (Brady, 1884)
 
Class: Spirillinata  Subclass: Ammodiscana  Order: Ammodiscida  Family: Ammodiscidae
 
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
 
   off West Africa   Mauritania
 

Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
the raw material is provided by Leon Hoffman,
 
 
View of a specimen of Ammodiscus tenuis (Brady, 1884)
 

side view
 
The identification is based upon:
 Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera  Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 38, Fig. 5
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1012093
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-21. doi: 10/dt5p