Planodiscorbis sp. ---Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Rosalinida Family: Rosalinidae
found at Porcupine Station 16 to 17 west of Ireland off territorial waters from 1492-2249m 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 Planodiscorbis sp. ---
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 90, Fig. 1