Planorbulina distoma Terquem, 1876Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Planorbulinida Family: Planorbulinidae
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 Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 92, Fig. 3
dataset number: FEU-1005130