Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875       

Class: Astrorhizata  Subclass: Astrorhizana  Order: Astrorhizida  Family: Psammosphaeridae

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14856-1 (1119m depth)

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 Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875


The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera in Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 18, Fig. 1

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dataset number: FEU-1016591
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2019: Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875. In: Hesemann, M. 2019 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1016591&aktion=suche on 2019-Oct-23