Spirorutilus carinatus (d'Orbigny, 1846)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Textulariana Order: Textulariida Family: Textulariidae
found at Challenger Station 209 Micronesia + Philippine Basin Philippines from 174-183m 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 Spirorutilus carinatus (d'Orbigny, 1846)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 42, Fig. 15