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Foraminifera

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Holding institution:

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Polystomella imperatrix

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Form:

Microscope slide

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Pearcey

Kingdom:

Chromista

Phylum:

Foraminifera

Class:

Globothalamea

Order:

Rotaliida

Genus:

Polystomella Thalmann, 1951

Species:

Polystomella imperatrix (Brady, 1881)

Synonyms:

Polystomella imperatrix

Station/Area Information

Area:

Storm Bay, Tasmania

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Notes:

Halkyard Foraminifera Cabinet 1. This species was only found at Port Jackson by Challenger. This one (Storm Bay) was sent to Brady some years before the reports were written (by Dr Greville of Edinburgh) but were included in the report (and figured) for comparison with those found on Challenger.
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