Stilostomella retrorsa (Reuss, 1863)Class: Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Stilostomellida Family: Stilostomellidae
found at Challenger Station 191A Banda, Timor and Arafura Sea Indonesia from 1061m 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 Stilostomella retrorsa (Reuss, 1863)
classification under discussion
The identification is based upon:
Hayward, B., Kawagata, S., 2005: Extinct foraminifera figured in Bradys Challenger Report. in Journal of Micropalaeontology, 24: 171 to 175. 5 pp. Plate 1, Fig. 19