Carpenteria balaniformis Gray, 1858Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Planorbulinida Family: Victoriellidae
found at Challenger Station 344 Ascension to St. Helena British territories from 768m 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 Carpenteria balaniformis Gray, 1858
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 98, Fig. 3
dataset number: FEU-1005187