Hastigerina pelagica (d'Orbigny, 1846)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Globigerinana Order: Globigerinida Family: Hastigerinidae
found at Challenger Station 338 Ascension to St. Helena off territorial waters from 3640m 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 Hastigerina pelagica (d'Orbigny, 1846)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 83, Fig. 5
dataset number: FEU-1004568