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Marginopora vertebralis Quoy & Gaimard, 1830       

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

found at Challenger Station 172   Fijii and off   Tonga   from 6-33m 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 Marginopora vertebralis Quoy & Gaimard, 1830

var. plicata

The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 16, Fig. 11

                       



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