Vertebralina insignis Brady, 1884Class: Miliolata Subclass: Miliolana Order: Miliolida Family: Nubeculariidae
found at Challenger Station 172 Fijii and off Tonga from 33m 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 Vertebralina insignis Brady, 1884
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 12, Fig. 9