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Nummoloculina contraria (d'Orbigny, 1846)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Miliolida  Family: Hauerinidae
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found at Porcupine Station AA   Inner Seas west off Scotland   UK   from 82-110m 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,

HMS Challenger Collection

View of a specimen of Nummoloculina contraria (d'Orbigny, 1846)

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 11, Fig. 10a


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