Discammina compressa (Goes, 1882)
Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Textulariana  Order: Lituolida  Family: Discamminidae
found on the  Mauritanian Slope
   off West Africa   Mauritania
Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent
the raw material was provided by Leon Hoffman, the specimens were picked by Michael Hesemann and the images are made by
View of a specimen of Discammina compressa (Goes, 1882)

RV Maria S. Merian Cruise 16/3 Station 14856-1 (1118m depth)
scale bar 100µm
The identification is based upon: Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera  Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 33, Fig. 27
 
dataset number: FEU-1018339
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