Class: Astrorhizata  Subclass: Astrorhizana  Order: Astrorhizida  Family: Psammosphaeridae
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
   off West Africa   Mauritania

Station 14903-1 (414m depth) at N 17.548 W 16.662
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
the raw material is provided by Leon Hoffman,
View of a specimen of Psammosphaera fusca testacea Flint, 1899

side view
The identification is based upon: Spezzaferri, S., Ruggeberg, A., Stalder, C., 2015: Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from Cold-Water Coral Reefs  Cushman Foundation Special Publication 44  Plate 1, Fig. 6
 
dataset number: FEU-1012079
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