Parasorites orbitolitoides (Hofker, 1930)Class: Miliolata Subclass: Miliolana Order: Soritida Family: Soritidae
found at Challenger Station 33 Bermuda to US-coast FL-VA British territories from 795m 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 Parasorites orbitolitoides (Hofker, 1930)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 15, Fig. 4
dataset number: FEU-1002629