Polystomammina nitida (Brady, 1881)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Textulariana Order: Trochamminida Family: Trochamminidae
found at Challenger Station 135 Tristan da Cunha and off British territories from 183-274m 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 Polystomammina nitida (Brady, 1881)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 41, Fig. 5
dataset number: FEU-1003216