Tritaxis challengeri (Hedley, Hurdle & Burdett, 1964)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Trochamminida  Family: Trochamminidae

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 Tritaxis challengeri (Hedley, Hurdle & Burdett, 1964)

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera in Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 41, Fig. 3


dataset number: FEU-1016645

Hesemann, M., 2019: Tritaxis challengeri (Hedley, Hurdle & Burdett, 1964). In: Hesemann, M. 2019 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2019-Oct-20