Fissurina castanea (Flint, 1899)       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Nodosariana  Order: Lagenida  Family: Ellipsolagenidae

found at Reykjanes Ridge   South of Iceland   off territorial waters   

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


The specimen is picked and the image is made by Cai-Uso Wohler.

The raw material was collected during IceAGE RR cruise MSM75 at St. 171 (about 680m depth).
It was provided by K. Jesulke and Dr. J. Taylor from the DZMB, Senckenberg am Meer

View of a specimen of Fissurina castanea (Flint, 1899)


The identification is based upon:
Cushman, J., A., 1923: The Foraminifera of the Atlantic Ocean. Part 4. Lagenidae. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus. 104. Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 104. Plate , Fig.

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dataset number: FEU-1018718
           



Citation:
Hesemann, M., The Foraminifera.eu Database (2021). Accessed at http://www.foraminifera.eu on 2021-01-16. doi: 10/dt5p