Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875Class: Astrorhizata Subclass: Astrorhizana Order: Astrorhizida Family: Psammosphaeridae
found at Porcupine Station 16 to 17 west of Ireland off territorial waters from 1492-2249m 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 Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 18, Fig. 1
dataset number: FEU-1002657