Spirillina obconica Brady, 1879Class: Spirillinata Subclass: Spirillinana Order: Spirillinida Family: Spirillinidae
found at Challenger Station 149 Kerguelen and off French territories 26-274m 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 Spirillina obconica Brady, 1879
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 85, Fig. 7
dataset number: FEU-1004587