Massilina secans (d'Orbigny, 1826)       4   more

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Hauerinidae
Taxon Profile

found at Penzance   English Channel   UK   
specimens found in shell sand on the lowershore at Wherry Rocks, Wherrytown, Penzance

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the image is provided by the creator of A-P-H-O-T-O
David Fenwick

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. Book Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104. Plate 7, Fig. 3-4


Hesemann, M., 2018: Massilina secans (d'Orbigny, 1826). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-20