Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875       

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

found at Reykjanes Ridge   South of Iceland   off territorial waters   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


The specimen is picked and the image is made by Dieter Ketelsen.

The raw material was collected during IceAGE RR cruise MSM75 at St. 35 (1183-1198m depth).
It was provided by K. Jesulke and Dr. J. Taylor from the DZMB, Senckenberg am Meer

View of a specimen of Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875


The identification is based upon:
Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs in Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44 Plate 1, Fig. 6

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dataset number: FEU-1017850
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2020: Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875. In: Hesemann, M. 2020 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1017850&aktion=suche on 2020-Mar-29