Species found in “Black Sea, Crimea, Balaclava Bay” (25)

Cedhagenia saltatus

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade O” > Genus “Cedhagenia

Original description Gooday, A., J., Anikeeva, O., V., Pawlowski, J., 2010, Mar. Biodiv., 1-14 (["1.04 MB"])
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Berney, C., Fahrni, J., Cedhagen, T., Bowser, S.,S., 2002, J. For. Res., 32, 334-343 (["123 KB"])

General description

Organic test, more or less lenticular. Aperture associated with short, delicate, transparent, slightly flared test extension.

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8 specimens

Nellya rugosa

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade E” > Genus “Nellya

Original description Gooday, A., J., Anikeeva, O., V., Pawlowski, J., 2010, Mar. Biodiv., 1-14 (["1.04 MB"])
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Berney, C., Fahrni, J., Cedhagen, T., Bowser, S.,S., 2002, J. For. Res., 32, 334-343 (["123 KB"])

General description

Whitish test with darker (black and greenish) grains. Apertural end is broadly rounded and often more or less truncated.

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4 specimens

Psammophaga sp.

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade E” > Genus “Psammophaga

Description Gooday, A., J., Anikeeva, O., V., Pawlowski, J., 2010, Mar. Biodiv., 1-14 (["1.04 MB"])
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Berney, C., Fahrni, J., Cedhagen, T., Bowser, S.,S., 2002, J. For. Res., 32, 334-343 (["123 KB"])

General description

Test wall is brownish, more or less translucent and composed of fine grained material. Intracellular mineral grains are whitish to dark. Droplet-like shape with a bluntly pointed apertural end.

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Psammophaga sp., Black Sea, Crimea, Black Sea
8 specimens

Vellaria pellucidus

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade E” > Genus “Vellaria

Original description Gooday, A., J., Fernando, O. J., 1992, J. Micropaleontol., 11, 233-239
Further reference Gooday, A., J., Anikeeva, O., V., Pawlowski, J., 2010, Mar. Biodiv., 1-14 (["1.04 MB"])
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Berney, C., Fahrni, J., Cedhagen, T., Bowser, S.,S., 2002, J. For. Res., 32, 334-343 (["123 KB"])

General description

Transparent test with reflective highlights. Outline varies from globular to elongate. The apertural end is drawn out into a delicate but clearly developed, broad tubular extension with a flared termination.

Representative pictures

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5 specimens