Ammodiscus cretaceus (Reuss, 1845)
 
Class: Spirillinata  Subclass: Ammodiscana  Order: Ammodiscida  Family: Ammodiscidae
 
found in rounded chalk pieces on the Northeastern beach of the island Düne
 Helgoland
 
   North Sea   Germany
 
Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  
 
the raw material is collected and the images are made by Dieter Ketelsen as part of the work with Peter Schumacher,
 
 
View of a specimen of Ammodiscus cretaceus (Reuss, 1845)
 
 
The identification is based upon:
 Waśkowska, A., 2014: Distribution of the agglutinated foraminifer Ammolagena clavata (Jones and Parker) in Western Tethyan Upper Cretaceous and Paleogene deep-water deposits (Outer Carpathians, Poland) micropaleontology Volume 60 Number 1, January 2014  Pages 77-88 Plate n.a., Fig. 5 K
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1014428
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-04-17. doi: 10/dt5p