Amphistegina lessonii (d'Orbigny, 1843)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Asterigerinida Family: Amphisteginidae
found at off territorial waters North Atlantic off West Africa challenger352.php
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 Amphistegina lessonii (d'Orbigny, 1843)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 111, Fig. 7
dataset number: FEU-1008692