Sigmoidella elegantissima (Parker and Jones, 1865)Class: Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Polymorphinida Family: Polymorphinidae
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 Sigmoidella elegantissima (Parker and Jones, 1865)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 72, Fig. 13
dataset number: FEU-1004205