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Foraminifera

MANCH-231457

Holding institution:

Donor:

Halkyard, 9/11/1890

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Globorotalia menardii

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

11 November 1875 - 11 November 1875

Form:

Microscope slide

Station:

297

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Chromista

Phylum:

Foraminifera

Class:

Globothalamea

Order:

Rotaliida

Family:

Globorotaliidae

Genus:

Globorotalia

Species:

Globorotalia menardii (d'Orbigny, 1826)

Synonyms:

Pulvinulina Menardii

Station/Area Information

Station:

297

Date collected:

11/11/1875

Area:

Off coast of Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

1775 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-37.48

Decimal Longitude:

-83.12

Surface Temperature:

57°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.0277

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02577

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

55.5°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

53.7°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

51.9°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

50.1°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

48.4°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

47°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

45.7°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

44.5°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

43.8°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

43.1°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

42.5°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

41.9°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

40.4°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

39.2°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

38.2°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

37.4°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

36.7°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

36.5°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

36.4°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

36.3°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

36.2°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

36.1°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

36°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

35.9°F

Temperature at 1600 fathoms:

35.8°F

Temperature at 1700 fathoms:

35.6°F

Temperature at 1775 fathoms:

35.5°F

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