Fissurina staphyllearia Schwager, 1866Class: Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Lagenida Family: Ellipsolagenidae
found at Challenger Station 151 Kerguelen and off Australia from 137m 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 Fissurina staphyllearia Schwager, 1866
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 59, Fig. 8