Asterorotalia pulchella (d'Orbigny, 1839)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Rotaliida Family: Rotaliidae
found at Java Sea from the Straits of Bangka
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 Asterorotalia pulchella (d'Orbigny, 1839)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 115, Fig. 8