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Type Specimens at the Natural History Museum in London
Images are shown with permission and thanks to Michael A. Kaminski, the Natural History Museum London (copyright-holder) and
Grzybowski Foundation. The images are made with the NHM Palaeontology imaging system.
Sources:
Kaminski, Michael A., Cetean, Claudia G. and Henderson, Andrew S., 2008: Lectotypes of type species of Agglutinated Foraminiferal Genera in the Collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Part 1. Astrorhizina and Saccamminina in Proceedings of the Seventh International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera edited by Kaminski; Coccioni as Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication NO 13, PG 63-77, 2008 and
Kaminski, Michael A. and Cetean, Claudia G., 2011: Lectotypes of type species of agglutinated foraminiferal genera in the collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Part 2. Hippocrepinina and Hormosinina in Kaminski, M.A. and Filipescu, S.; Eds., Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera, 61-69. Krakow: Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication 16.

Aggerostramen rustica
(Heron-Allen and Earland, 1912) 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Aggerostramen rustica
(Heron-Allen and Earland, 1912) 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Archimerismus subnodosus
(Brady, 1884) 
---, ---
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Archimerismus subnodosus
(Brady, 1884) 
---, ---
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Botellina labyrinthica
Brady, 1881 
Faroe-Shetland Channel, Denmark
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Cribrothalammina alba
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1932 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Diffusilina humilis
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1924  
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Diffusilina humilis
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1924  
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Discobotellina biperforata
Collins, 1958 
see text, Australia
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Discobotellina biperforata
Collins, 1958 
see text, Australia
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Discobotellina biperforata
Collins, 1958 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Halyphysema tumanowiczii
Bowerbank, 1862 
see text, UK
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Halyphysema tumanowiczii
Bowerbank, 1862 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Hippocrepinella hirudinea
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1932 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Hippocrepinella hirudinea
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1932 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Hormosina globulifera
Brady, 1879 
Porcupine Station 23, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Hormosina globulifera
Brady, 1879 
Challenger Station 246, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Hormosinella distans
(Brady, 1881) 
Challenger Station 300, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Hormosinella distans
(Brady, 1881) 
Challenger Station 300, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Hormosinelloides guttifer
(Brady, 1884) 
Challenger Station 323, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Hyperammina elongata
Brady, 1878 
Cape Frazer, Canada
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Hyperammina elongata
Brady, 1878 
Cape Frazer, Canada
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Iridia diaphana
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1914 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Iridia diaphana
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1914 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Iridia diaphana
Heron-Allen and Earland, 1914 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Jaculella acuta
Brady, 1879 
Challenger Station 122, Brazil
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Jaculella acuta
Brady, 1879 
Challenger Station 122, Brazil
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Loeblichopsis cylindricus
(Brady, 1884) 
Valorous Station 8, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Loeblichopsis cylindricus
(Brady, 1884) 
Valorous Station 8, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Marsipella elongata
Norman, 1878 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Masonella planulata
Brady, 1889 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Masonella planulata
Brady, 1889 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Nodulina dentaliniformis
(Brady, 1881) 
Challenger Station 300, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Pilulina jeffreysii
Carpenter, 1875 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Protobotellina cylindrica
Heron Allen and Earland, 1929 
Discovery Station 231, British territories
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Protobotellina cylindrica
Heron Allen and Earland, 1929 
Discovery Station 231, British territories
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Psammatodendron arborescens
Norman in Brady, 1881 
off Cumbrae, UK
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Psammatodendron arborescens
Norman in Brady, 1881 
off Cumbrae, UK
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Psammatodendron arborescens
Norman in Brady, 1881 
off Cumbrae, UK
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Pseudonodosinella nodulosa
(Brady, 1879) 
Challenger Station 323, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Pseudonodosinella nodulosa
(Brady, 1879) 
Challenger Station 323, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Reophanus oviculus
(Brady, 1879) 
Challenger Station 241, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Reophax scorpiurus
de Montfort, 1808 
Corfu, Greece
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Rhabdammina abyssorum
M. Sars in Carpenter, 1869 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Rhabdamminella cylindrica
Brady, 1882 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Saccammina sphaerica
Brady, 1871 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Saccorhiza ramosa
(Brady, 1879) 
Challenger Station 246, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Saccorhiza ramosa
(Brady, 1879) 
Porcupine Station 23, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Sagenina frondescens
(Brady, 1879) 
see text, USA
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Sagenina frondescens
(Brady, 1879) 
see text, USA
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Sagenina frondescens
(Brady, 1879) 
see text, USA
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Schizammina labyrinthica
Heron Allen and Earland, 1929 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Schizammina labyrinthica
Heron Allen and Earland, 1929 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Sorosphaera confusa
Brady, 1879 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Subreophax aduncus
(Brady, 1882) 
Porcupine Station 28, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Subreophax aduncus
(Brady, 1882) 
Challenger Station 323, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Technitella legumen
Norman, 1878 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Thurammina papillata
Brady, 1879 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Thurammina papillata
Brady, 1879 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

Thurammina papillata
Brady, 1879 
see text, off territorial waters
recent   Holocene   Quaternary

   
Thuramminopsis canaliculata
Haeusler, 1883 
see text, Switzerland
   Late Jurassic   Jurassic

Thuramminopsis canaliculata
Haeusler, 1883 
see text, Switzerland
   Late Jurassic   Jurassic


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