Marginulina obesa (Cushman, 1923)Class: Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Vaginulinida Family: Vaginulinidae
found at Challenger Station 246 central North Pacific off territorial waters from 3749m 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 Marginulina obesa (Cushman, 1923)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 65, Fig. 5
dataset number: FEU-1003993