Peneroplis pertusus (Forskal, 1775)Class: Miliolata Subclass: Miliolana Order: Soritida Family: Peneroplidae
found at Challenger Station 218A Micronesia + Philippine Basin Papua New Guinea from 29-46m 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 Peneroplis pertusus (Forskal, 1775)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 13, Fig. 17
dataset number: FEU-1002609