Order: FORAMINIFERIDA Eichwald, 1830
The specimen illustrated below was selected from a bulk-sample taken from Upper Bed VII ( Anahoplites daviesi Subzone) at Folkestone. The image has been produced using a Nikon 990 CookPix digital camera attached to a Meiji trinocular microscope and processed using PaintshopPro Version 5.
Genus: Ammodiscus REUSS, 1862
Ammodiscus incertus (d'Orbigny, 1839)
Chapman, F; 1891-1898. The Foraminifera of the Gault of Folkestone; Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society
Brasier M.D.; 1980. Microfossils; London; George Allen & Unwin
Hart, M. B.; 1972. A correlation of the macrofaunal and microfaunal zonations of the Gault Clay in southeast England; The Boreal Lower Cretaceous; Geological Journal Special Issue No. 5
Loeblich, A.R. & Tappan, H.; 1964. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology; Sarcodina; Protista 2. The Geological Society of America and The University of Kansas Press
Tracey, S. 1997; unpublished listing of Gault Foraminiferida
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