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H.M.S. Challenger Station 85, off Canary Islands     28.42 N, 18.6 W      recent from 1125 fathoms (=2057m) depth

HMS_Challenger_1858
H.M.S Challenger, 1858
Image from Wikipedia
Drawings from the
Report on the Foraminifera dredged by H.M.S. Challenger
during the Years 1873-1876.
by Henry B. Brady, F.R.S., F.L.S., F.G.S., &c. 1884.
H.M.S. Challenger Station 120
Most of the collected specimens reside in the
HMS Challenger collection of the
Natural History Museum London

The scans are made by
Dr. David Bossard
and used by his permission.
© Dr. David C. Bossard, 19thcenturyscience.org.

Globigerinoides ruber
(d'Orbigny, 1839) 
Lagnea radiata
(Seguenza, 1862) 
Pyrgoella irregularis
(d'Orbigny, 1839) 
Spirillina decorata
Brady, 1884