Globocassidulina crassa (d'Orbigny, 1839)
 
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Cassidulinida  Family: Cassidulinidae
 
 
   South of Iceland   off territorial waters
 
Steinaholl hydrothermal vent field
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
 
The specimen is picked and the image is made by Dieter Ketelsen.

The raw material was collected during IceAGE RR cruise MSM75 at St. 222 (290.6m depth).
It was provided by K. Jesulke and Dr. J. Taylor from the DZMB,
 
 
View of a specimen of Globocassidulina crassa (d'Orbigny, 1839)
 
 
The identification is based upon:
 Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs  Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44  Plate 21, Fig. 3
 
 
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dataset number: FEU-1018995
 
Citation: Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-05-07. doi: 10/dt5p