Globorotalia hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Globigerinana Order: Globorotaliida Family: Globorotaliidae
found at Challenger Station 300 off Peru and Northern Chile off territorial waters from 2515m 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 hirsuta (d'Orbigny, 1839)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 103, Fig. 8
dataset number: FEU-1005639