Psammosphaera fusca Schulze, 1875Class: Astrorhizata Subclass: Astrorhizana Order: Astrorhizida Family: Psammosphaeridae
found at Challenger Station 323 off Argentina off territorial waters
from 3475m depth, at 50.47 W, 35. 39 S
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. 5
dataset number: FEU-1002660