Massilina secans (d'Orbigny, 1826)
 
Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Hauerinidae
 
found at Penzance
 
   English Channel   UK
 

specimens found in shell sand on the lowershore at Wherry Rocks, Wherrytown, Penzance
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
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View of a specimen of Massilina secans (d'Orbigny, 1826)
 
 
The identification is based upon:
 Cushman, J., A., 1929: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 6. Miliolidae, Ophthalmidiidae and Fischerinidae.  Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104.  Plate 7, Fig. 3-4
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1004821
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-19. doi: 10/dt5p