Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Lagenida Family: Ellipsolagenidae
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 Fissurina quadrata (Williamson, 1858)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 59, Fig. 16