Sphaeroidinella dehiscens (Parker & Jones, 1865)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Globigerinana Order: Globigerinida Family: Globigerinidae
found at Challenger Station 224 Micronesia + Philippine Basin off territorial waters from 3382m 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 Sphaeroidinella dehiscens (Parker & Jones, 1865)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 84, Fig. 8
dataset number: FEU-1004572