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Foraminifera

MANCH-231192

Holding institution:

Donor:

Halkyard, 9/11/1890

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Amphistegina lessonii

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 July 1874 - 22 July 1874

Form:

Microscope slide

Station:

172

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Chromista

Phylum:

Foraminifera

Class:

Globothalamea

Order:

Rotaliida

Family:

Amphisteginidae

Genus:

Amphistegina d'Orbigny, 1826

Species:

Amphistegina lessonii d'Orbigny in Guerin-Meneville, 1843

Station/Area Information

Station:

172

Date collected:

22/07/1874

Area:

Tongatapu Island, Tonga Island

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

18 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-20.97

Decimal Longitude:

-175.15

Surface Temperature:

75°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Coral sand

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