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Challenger Station 120
off territorial waters    8.37 S, 34.28 W
/ recent
from 675 fathoms (=1234m) depth
HMS_Challenger_1858
H.M.S Challenger, 1858
Image from Wikipedia
Drawings from the Report on the Foraminifera
dredged by H.M.S. Challenger during the Years 1873-1876.
by Henry B. Brady, F.R.S., F.L.S., F.G.S., &c. 1884.
H.M.S. Challenger Station 120
The specimens reside in the
HMS Challenger Collection

The scans are made by
Dr. David Bossard
and used by his permission.
© Dr. David C. Bossard.


sorted by genus, species            sorted by morphology
    

Lituotuba
lituiformis

Tolypammina
vagans

Thurammina
papillata

Trochamminoides
coronatus

Trochamminoides
olszewskii

Sigmoilopsis
schlumbergeri

Cornuloculina
inconstans

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spirophthalmidium
acutimargo

Sigmoilina
sigmoidea

Sigmoilina
sigmoidea

Sigmoilina
sigmoidea

Fissurina
lagenoides

Cushmanina
desmophora

Stilostomella
bradyi

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Globocassidulina
subglobosa

Spirillina
decorata

Spirillina
limbata

Laticarinina
pauperata

Cibicidoides
cicatricosus

Robertina
subcylindrica

Orbulina
universa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Candeina
nitida

Sphaeroidina
bulloides