Bathysiphon filiformis

Author: Sars, 1872


General: White-tan exterior. May also be relatively long and curved (the length of shell does not define the species).

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Mary McGann, Research Geologist Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, Menlo Park, CA.


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National Center for Biotechnology Information

Goodday, A.J., L.A. Levin, C.L. Thomas, and B. Hecker (1992). The distribution and ecology of Bathysiphon filiformis Sars and B. major deFolin (Protista, Foraminiferida) on the continental slope off North Carolina. Journal of Foraminiferal Research, 22: 129-146.

Citation: Bathysiphon filiformis (Sars, 1872) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-16.
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