Marsipella elongataLectotypes of Marsipella elongata
in the Collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Taxon Profile
1.+2. from Porcupine Sta. 87 (59°35'N, 9°11'W; 767 fathoms) / 3.+4. Porcupine Sta. 42, 864 fathoms
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 by Andrew S. Henderson with the NHM Palaeontology imaging system.
1. Lectotype of Marsipella elongata Norman, 1878, from the Norman Collection, ZF 5172, ex slide 19126.96.36.1992; L=2.8 mm.
2. Paralectotype specimen of Marsipella elongata Norman 1878, from Norman Collection, ZF 5173, ex slide 19188.8.131.522; L=3.1 mm.
3. and 4. Metatype specimens of Marsipella elongata Norman 1878, from the Norman Collection, ex slide 19184.108.40.2069; 3. ZF 5174, L= 3.3 mm. 4. ZF 5175, L= 2.4 mm.
The classification is by: MICHAEL A. KAMINSKI, CLAUDIA G. CETEAN and ANDREW S. HENDERSON in 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