Fissurina sp. ---       

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

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


the raw material was provided by Leon Hoffman, the specimens were picked by Michael Hesemann and the images are made by Senckenberg am Meer

View of a specimen of Fissurina sp. ---

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14910-2 (535m depth)
scale bar 100µm

The identification is based upon:
Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44 Plate 16, Fig.

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dataset number: FEU-1018302
           



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