Globorotalia tumida Brady, 1877Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Globigerinana Order: Globorotaliida Family: Globorotaliidae
found at Challenger Station 224 Micronesia + Philippine Basin off territorial waters from 3382m 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 Globorotalia tumida Brady, 1877
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 103, Fig. 4