Rhizammina algaeformis Brady, 1879Class: Astrorhizata Subclass: Astrorhizana Order: Astrorhizida Family: Rhabdamminidae
found at Challenger Station 299 Patagonia and off off territorial waters
from 3950m 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 Rhizammina algaeformis Brady, 1879
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 28, Fig. 6