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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
    

Reophax
spiculifer

Siphotextularia
philippinensis

Karreriella
chilostoma

Cystammina
sp.
Cornuspira
involvens

Hauerina
fragilissima

Hauerina
fragilissima

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oolina
ampulladistoma

Galwayella
oblonga

Lagena
nebulosa

Procerolagena
gracillima

Amphicoryna
bradii

Amphicoryna
substriatula

Siphogenerina
dimorpha

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Siphogenerina
indica

Vaginulina
subelegans

Lugdunum
hantkenianum

Lugdunum
hantkenianum

Bolivinita
quadrilatera

Bolivinita
quadrilatera

Fursenkoina
bradyi

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fursenkoina
rotundata

Loxostomina
mayori

Evolvocassidulina
tenuis

Spirillina
vivipara

Tretomphaloides
concinnus

Gavelinopsis
praegeri

Lamarckina
sp.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Allomorphina
pacifica

Sphaeroidina
bulloides