Ammodiscus sp. ---
 
Class: Spirillinata  Subclass: Ammodiscana  Order: Ammodiscida  Family: Ammodiscidae
 
found at the chalk complexes at the cliffs of the Jasmund Peninsula,
 Ruegen Jasmund
 
   North European Plain   Germany
 
Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  Maastrichtian
 
Lower Maastrichtian
image provided and classification done by:
 
 
View of a specimen of Ammodiscus sp. ---

cf. cretaceus (Reuss, 1845)
Diameter 290µm
 
The identification is based upon:
 Frenzel, Peter, 2000: Die benthischen Foraminiferen der Rügener Schreibkreide (Unter-Maastrichtium, NE-Deutschland). Neue Paläontologische Abhandlungen, 3:
Order at CPress Verlag Dresden, Germany. Dresden 361 pp. Plate 3, Fig. 5
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1005974
 
 
Citation:
Frenzel, Peter, 2000: Die benthischen Foraminiferen der Rügener Schreibkreide (Unter-Maastrichtium, NE-Deutschland). Neue Paläontologische Abhandlungen, 3:
Order at CPress Verlag Dresden, Germany. Dresden 361 pp. Plate 3, Fig 5