Hormosina crassa Geroch, 1966       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Hormosinana  Order: Hormosinida  Family: Hormosinidae
Taxon Profile

found ODP Leg 149   off Biscaya and Iberia   Portugal   Site 897

Geological Time: Paleogene  Eocene  Ypresian


the images are published under public domain in the below cited scientific report of the IODP, ODP and DSDP

View of a specimen of Hormosina crassa Geroch, 1966

size about 250µm

The identification is based upon:
Kuhnt, W. and Collins, E.S., 1996: Cretaceous to Paleogene benthic foraminifers from the Iberia abyssal plain. in Whitmarsh, R.B., Sawyer, D.S., Klaus, A., and Masson, D.G. (Eds.), Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 149: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program). Plate 1, Fig. 9

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Citation:
Hesemann, M., 2017: Hormosina crassa Geroch, 1966. In: Hesemann, M. 2017 Foraminifera.eu Project Database.
Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu/single.php?no=1008374&aktion=suche on 2017-10-17