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Peneroplis carinatus (d'Orbigny, 1839)       

Class: Miliolata  Subclass: Miliolana  Order: Soritida  Family: Peneroplidae
Taxon Profile

found at Challenger Station 352   off West Africa   off territorial waters   from 20m 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 Peneroplis carinatus (d'Orbigny, 1839)

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 13, Fig. 14


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