Capsammina patelliformis

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade J” > Genus “Capsammina

Description Gooday, A. J., da Silva, A., A., Koho, K., A., Lecroq, B., Pearce, R., B., 2010, Micropaleontology, 56, 345-357 (1.1 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

Monothalamous test composed of relatively few large, plate-like grains of mica separated by fine-grained, white agglutinated material (‘mortar’). Obvious aperture(s) absent.

Representative pictures

Capsammina patelliformis Capsammina patelliformis