Discammina compressa (Goes, 1882)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Textulariana Order: Lituolida Family: Discamminidae
found at Challenger Station 23 Caribbean Anguilla from 823m 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 Discammina compressa (Goes, 1882)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 33, Fig. 27
dataset number: FEU-1003074