Species found in “Atlantic Ocean, off Cape Verde” (1)

Syringammina corbicula

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade CX” > Genus “Syringammina

Original description Richardson, S., L., 2001, J. For. Res., 31, 201-209
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Fahrni, J., Richardson, S., 2003, J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 50, 483-487 (["75.9 KB"])
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

The species is characterized by its epibenthic habitat and the unique basket-like depressions that rim the periphery of its hemispherically-shaped test of anastomosing, agglutinated tubes.

Representative pictures

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1 specimen