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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lophophaena apiculata Ehrenberg 1873

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Lophophaena apiculata

Citation: Lophophaena apiculata Ehrenberg 1873
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.242
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae
Family (modern): Lophophaenidae

Current identification/main database link: Lophophaena apiculata Ehrenberg 1873

Original Description

[2-segmented, slightly rough; cephalis globose, very broad, armed at the apex with many small spinules, and with longi-tudinal non-contiguous rows of pores. Second segment separated by a stricture, slightly narrower than the first, irregularly truncate posteriorly, with equal pores. Length with spinules 90 µ, of slender spinules (5) 8 µ, of cephalis 56 µ. Breadth of cephalis 59 µ. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1874b). Grössere Felsproben des Polycystinen-Mergels von Barbados mit weiteren Erläuterungen. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1873: 213-263. gs


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