Amphistegina lessonii (d'Orbigny, 1843)       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Asterigerinida  Family: Amphisteginidae
Taxon Profile

found in the Blue Hole   Red Sea   Egypt   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent

photographed and published on Sandphoto
by Cai-Uso Wohler

View of a specimen of Amphistegina lessonii (d'Orbigny, 1843)

The identification is based upon:
Hottinger, l., Halicz, E. and Reiss, Z., 1993: Recent Foraminiferida from the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea. Book Slovenska Akademija Znanosti in Umenosti (Ljubljana), classis IV, dela vol. 33 Plate 184, Fig. 1-11


Hesemann, M., 2018: Amphistegina lessonii (d'Orbigny, 1843). In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-22