Ammodiscus tenuis Brady, 1881Class: Spirillinata Subclass: Ammodiscana Order: Ammodiscida Family: Ammodiscidae
found at Challenger Station 46 Unknown off territorial waters
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 Ammodiscus tenuis Brady, 1881
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 38, Fig. 4