CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cyphonium (Ommatospyris) Ehrenberg 1861

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> O -> Ommatospyris
Other pages this level: Obeliscus, Octodendron, Octopyle, Octotympanum, Odontosphaera, Ommatartus, Ommatocampe, Ommatocoryne, Ommatodiscus, Ommatogramma, Ommatospyris, Orbula, Orodapis, Orona, Oropagis, Oropelex, Oroplegma, Oroscena, Orosphaera, Orostaurus, Orthocornutanna, Otosphaera

Ommatospyris apicata Ehrenberg 1873

Ommatospyris laevis Ehrenberg 1872

Ommatospyris penicillata Ehrenberg 1873

Ommatospyris profunda Ehrenberg 1873


Citation: Cyphonium (Ommatospyris) Ehrenberg 1861
Rank: sub-genus
Type species: Ommatospyris apicata Ehrenberg 1873 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D75]
Described on page(s) : 832
Family (traditional): Coccodiscidae

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See also: Cyphonium - Ommatospyris was described as a sub-genus of Cyphonium;

Original Description



Editors' Notes


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1861c). Uber den Tiefgrund des stillen Oceans zwischen Californien und den Sandwich-Inseln aus bis 15600' Tiefe nach Lieut. Brooke. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1860: 819-834. gs


Ommatospyris compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-10-2020

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