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Challenger Station 279C
French territories    17.32 S, 149.34 W
/ recent
from 420-610 fathoms (=768-1116m) 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 188
The specimens reside in the
HMS Challenger Collection

The scans are made by
Dr. David Bossard
and used by his permission.
© Dr. David C. Bossard.


sorted by genus, species             sorted by morphology
    

Allomorphina
pacifica

Amphicoryna
bradii

Amphicoryna
substriatula

Bolivinita
quadrilatera

Bolivinita
quadrilatera

Cornuspira
involvens

Cystammina
sp.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Evolvocassidulina
tenuis

Fursenkoina
bradyi

Fursenkoina
rotundata

Galwayella
oblonga

Gavelinopsis
praegeri

Hauerina
fragilissima

Hauerina
fragilissima

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Karreriella
chilostoma

Lagena
nebulosa

Lamarckina
sp.
Loxostomina
mayori

Lugdunum
hantkenianum

Lugdunum
hantkenianum

Oolina
ampulladistoma

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Procerolagena
gracillima

Reophax
spiculifer

Siphogenerina
dimorpha

Siphogenerina
indica

Siphotextularia
philippinensis

Sphaeroidina
bulloides

Spirillina
vivipara

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tretomphaloides
concinnus

Vaginulina
subelegans