Planularia costata Cornuel, 1848       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Nodosariana  Order: Vaginulinida  Family: Vaginulinidae
Taxon Profile

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14910-2 (535m depth) at N 17.28.998 W 16.41.647

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the washed raw material from which the forams are picked is provided by
visiting researcher at Senckenberg am Meer, Abteilung Meeresforschung, Wilhelmshaven
Leon Hoffman

View of a specimen of Planularia costata Cornuel, 1848

The identification is based upon:
Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs Book Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44 Plate 13, Fig. 7


Hesemann, M., 2018: Planularia costata Cornuel, 1848. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-23