Cyclorbiculina compressa (d'Orbigny, 1839)Class: Miliolata Subclass: Miliolana Order: Soritida Family: Soritidae
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, 19thcenturyscience.org.
HMS Challenger Collection
View of a specimen of Cyclorbiculina compressa (d'Orbigny, 1839)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 14, Fig. 9