Saccammina sphaerica Brady, 1871       

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

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14852-1 (1310m depth) at N 19,811 W 17,470

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 Saccammina sphaerica Brady, 1871


The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 18, Fig. 13

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dataset number: FEU-1014711
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2018: Saccammina sphaerica Brady, 1871. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1014711&aktion=suche on 2018-9-18