Carterina spiculotesta (Carter, 1877)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Carterinida Family: Carterinidae
found at Gulf of Suez North Africa Egypt from 27-36m 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 Carterina spiculotesta (Carter, 1877)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 41, Fig. 7