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. 63 (1125m 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:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera in Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 18, Fig. 2

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dataset number: FEU-1017867
           



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=1017867&aktion=suche on 2020-Apr-05