Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Lagenida Family: Ellipsolagenidae
found at Challenger Station 185 Coral Sea Australia from 283m 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 contusa Parr, 1945
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 60, Fig. 3
dataset number: FEU-1003838