Reference numberPT/72/5/8
TitlePlate, 'Arctic foraminifera' by G West
DescriptionPrinted version of plate XIV containing figures 1-45 showing the forms of various arctic foraminifera, many of which are magnified. Specimens represented include Globigerina bulloides, Truncatulina lobatula, Anomalina coronata, Pulvinulina punctulata, Pulvinulina karsteni, Pulvinulina micheliniana, Discorbina obtusa, Discorbina globularis, Polystomella crispa, Polystomella arctica, Polystomella striatopunctata, Nonionina asterizans, Nonionina faba, Nonionina scapha, Nonionina depressula, Nonionina stelligera, Nonionina umbilicatula, Pullenia sphaeroides, Operculina ammonoides, and Nummulina planulata. Original illustrations for these foraminifera are found at PT/72/5/3.

Subject: Oceanography

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On some foraminifera from the North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, including Davis Straits and Baffin's Bay'.

Communicated by Prof [Thomas Henry] Huxley. Received by the Royal Society on 26 April 1864. Read 12 May 1864.
Physical descriptionPrinted drawings on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1863.0055
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1865.0006
Related records in the catalogueRR/5/170
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6176Parker; William Kitchen (1823 - 1890)1823 - 1890
NA6361Jones; Thomas Rupert (1819 - 1911)1819 - 1911
NA8243Huxley; Thomas Henry (1825 - 1895)1825 - 1895
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