Frondicularia compta Brady, 1879Class: Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Nodosariida Family: Nodosariidae
found at Challenger Station 162 Tasman Sea and Bass Strait Australia from 69-73m 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 Frondicularia compta Brady, 1879
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 65, Fig. 19
dataset number: FEU-1004002