Cornuspira carinata (Costa, 1856)Class: Miliolata Subclass: Miliolana Order: Cornuspirida Family: Cornuspiridae
found at Porcupine Station 11 west of Ireland off territorial waters from 2981m 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 Cornuspira carinata (Costa, 1856)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 11, Fig. 4