Placopsilina bradyi Cushman and McCulloch, 1939       4   more of this specimen

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Lituolida  Family: Placopsilinidae
Taxon Profile

found on the Mauritanian Shelf   off West Africa   Mauritania   
Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

the washed raw material from which the forams are picked is provided by
visiting researcher at Senckenberg am Meer, Abteilung Meeresforschung, Wilhelmshaven
Leon Hoffman

View of a specimen of Placopsilina bradyi Cushman and McCulloch, 1939

view from above

The identification is based upon:
Reymond, C.E., Guillem Mateu-Vicens, G., Westphal, H., 2014: Foraminiferal assemblages from a transitional tropical upwelling zone in the Golfe d'Arguin, Mauritania. in Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 148 (2014) 70 to 84 Plate 2, Fig. 1,2


Hesemann, M., 2018: Placopsilina bradyi Cushman and McCulloch, 1939. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-21