Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Lagenida Family: Ellipsolagenidae
found at Challenger Station 283 New Zealand and off off territorial waters from 3795m 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 formosa (Schwager, 1866)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 60, Fig. 18
dataset number: FEU-1003853