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Planorbulina distoma Terquem, 1876       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Rotaliana  Order: Planorbulinida  Family: Planorbulinidae
Taxon Profile

found at Porcupine Station 23   west of Ireland   off territorial waters   from 1152m 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 Planorbulina distoma Terquem, 1876


The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 92, Fig. 3

                       



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