Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Bolivinitida Family: Bolivinidae
found at Challenger Station 300 off Peru and Northern Chile off territorial waters from 2515m 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 Bolivina decussata Brady, 1881
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 53, Fig. 12
dataset number: FEU-1003469