Fissurina sp. ---       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Nodosariana  Order: Lagenida  Family: Ellipsolagenidae

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14855-1 (1100m 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 Fissurina sp. ---


The identification is based upon:
Cushman, J., A., 1923: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 4. Lagenidae. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus. 104. Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104. Plate 3, Fig.

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dataset number: FEU-1016880
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2020). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2020-10-28. doi: 10/dt5p