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Catapsydrax stainforthi Bolli, Loeblich and Tappan, 1957       

Class: Rotaliata  Subclass: Globigerinana  Order: Globigerinida  Family: Catapsydracidae
Taxon Profile

found in a core of DSDP Leg 84   Pacific off Middle America   off territorial waters   Site 568

Geological Time: Neogene  Miocene  


the images are published under public domain in the below cited scientific report of the IODP, ODP and DSDP

View of a specimen of Catapsydrax stainforthi Bolli, Loeblich and Tappan, 1957

Height about 390µm

The identification is based upon:
Stone, S.M. and Keller, G., 1985: Planktonic foraminiferal biostratigraphy of the Middle America Trench region, Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 84. in Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, v. 84: 419–471. Plate 12, Fig. 3+4

                       



Citation:
Stone, S.M. and Keller, G., 1985: Planktonic foraminiferal biostratigraphy of the Middle America Trench region, Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 84. in Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, v. 84: 419–471. Plate 12, Fig. 3+4