Ammodiscus sp. ---       

Class: Spirillinata  Subclass: Ammodiscana  Order: Ammodiscida  Family: Ammodiscidae
Taxon Profile

found at Foula Subbasin   Norwegian Sea   off territorial waters   
core slide 206/3-1, 6800-6820

Geological Time: Cretaceous  Upper Cretaceous  Maastrichtian

Caudammina ovula/Remesella varians Zone

the image is made by Michael Hesemann and the specimen stored at Micropress Europe

View of a specimen of Ammodiscus sp. ---

found cut in half

The identification is based upon:
Kaminski, M.A., Gradstein, F.M. et. al., 2005: Atlas of Paleogene Cosmopolitan Deep-water Agglutinated Foraminifera. Book Plate , Fig.


Hesemann, M., 2018: Ammodiscus  ---. In: Hesemann, M. 2018 Project Database.
Accessed at on 2018-3-19