Astacolus sp. ---Class: Nodosariata Subclass: Nodosariana Order: Vaginulinida Family: Vaginulinidae
found at Challenger Station 75 Azores Portugal from 823m 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 Astacolus sp. ---
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 67, Fig. 19