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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Eucyrtidium delmontense inflatum Campbell & Clark 1944

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Eucyrtidium delmontense inflatum

Citation: Eucyrtidium delmontense inflatum Campbell & Clark 1944
Rank: sub-species
Described on page(s) : p.56
Type specimens: pl.7, fig.21
Type repository: University of California, Museum of Paleontology, San Francisco
Family (traditional): Theoperidae
Family (modern): Eucyrtidiidae

Current identification:

Original Description

Variety differs from typical chiefly in much swollen primary shell-segment and also in reduced number of shell-joints. These last perhaps merely broken off in our specimen.

Length, total, 160µm (broken); diameter of swollen part, 90µm.

No information given, but: Latin inflatus, -a, -um = inflated

Editors' Notes
[Campbell and Clark here list the variety under the subgeneric name Eucyrtis and include the subgeneric name in the species name.


Campbell, A. S. & Clark, B. L. (1944a). Miocene radiolarian faunas from southern California. Geological Society of America, Special Papers. 51: 1-76. gs


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