Pleuromalaxis balesi (Pilsbry and McGinty, 1945)

Pleuromalaxis balesi (Pilsbry and McGinty, 1945)

Dredged off Tarpon Springs, Florida in 20-30 feet of water. Digital image by Ross Gundersen.

Pleuromalaxis balesi (Pilsbry and McGinty, 1945)

Millar's Beach, Eleuthera, Bahamas (1.2 mm.). Digityal images by David Kirsh.

Compare with Pleuromalaxis pauli Olsson and McGinty, 1958

Pleuromalaxis cf. balesi (Pilsbry and McGinty, 1945) Fossil

Scanning Electron Micrographs (SEM)

Pleuromalaxis cf. balesi (Pilsbry and McGinty, 1945) Fossil

    Lower Pinecrest beds, Upper Tamiami Formation, Sarasota County, Florida (0.99, 1.24 and 1.18 mm.) with SEMs produced in collaboration with Dr. Ann Heatherington, Dept. of Geology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.