Amphisorus hemprichii Ehrenberg, 1839Class: Miliolata Subclass: Miliolana Order: Soritida Family: Soritidae
found at Gulf of Suez North Africa Egypt from 27-36m 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 Amphisorus hemprichii Ehrenberg, 1839
The identification by Barker 1960 as Marginopora vertebralis
The identification is based upon:
Barker, R., W., 1960: Taxonomic Notes, Brady's Foram. Pls. Challenger Report. in SEPM Special Publication, Vol. 9. Plate 17, Fig. 3