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Reophanus oviculus (Brady, 1879)       

Class: Nodosariata  Subclass: Hormosinana  Order: Hormosinida  Family: Hormosinellidae
Taxon Profile

found at Challenger Station 241   central North Pacific   off territorial waters   from 4206m depth

Geological Time: Quaternary  Holocene  recent


Images are shown with permission and thanks to Michael A. Kaminski,
the Natural History Museum London (copyright-holder) and Grzybowski Foundation. The images are made with the NHM Palaeontology imaging system.

HMS Challenger Collection

View of a specimen of Reophanus oviculus (Brady, 1879)

Lectotype in slide ZF 1588 of the Brady collection in the NHML

The identification is based upon:
Kaminski, M.A. and Cetean, C.G., 2011: Lectotypes of type species of agglutinated foraminiferal genera in the collections of the Natural History Museum, London. Part 2. Hippocrepinina and Hormosinina
in Kaminski, M.A. and Filipescu, S.; Eds., Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Agglutinated Foraminifera, 61-69. Krakow: Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication, 16. Plate 2, Fig. 1

                       



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