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Edentostomina rupertiana (Brady, 1881)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Ophthalmidiidae
Taxon Profile

found at Challenger Station 186   Banda, Timor and Arafura Sea   Australia   from 15m depth

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


The scan of this drawing from Bradys HMS Challenger Report is made by Dr. David Bossard and used by his permission.
© Dr. David C. Bossard, 19thcenturyscience.org.

HMS Challenger Collection

View of a specimen of Edentostomina rupertiana (Brady, 1881)


The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 7, Fig. 8

                       



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