Saccorhiza ramosa (Brady, 1879)Class: Astrorhizata Subclass: Astrorhizana Order: Hippocrepinida Family: Hyperamminidae
found at Porcupine Station 23 west of Ireland off territorial waters from 1152m 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 Saccorhiza ramosa (Brady, 1879)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 23, Fig. 17
dataset number: FEU-1002727