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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Acanthosphaera haliphormis Ehrenberg 1862

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Acanthosphaera haliphormis

Citation: Acanthosphaera haliphormis Ehrenberg 1862
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.295
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type locality: LM91; LM92
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Repository city: Berlin

Current identification:

Original Description

testa globosa cellulis amplis inaequalibus, majoribus 4-5 diametrum totum aequantibus, aculeis crassis raris (centrum non attingentibus), diametro brevioribus inaequalibus conicis. Diameter globi sine aculeis 1/26\'

[Globose test with large unequal pores, 4 or 5 of the larger ones equaling the total diameter; spines few, thick, unequal, conical, shorter than the diameter (not meeting in the center. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Diameter of the sphere without spines 86µm."


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1862a). Über die Tiefgrund-Verhältnisse des Oceans am Eingange der Davisstrasse und bei Island. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1861: 275-315. gs


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