Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Rotaliida Family: Cancrisidae
found at Challenger Station 142A Unknown South Africa from 47-37m 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 Cancris auriculus (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 106, Fig. 4
dataset number: FEU-1005783