CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cryptoprora plutonis Ehrenberg 1854

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> C -> Cryptoprora -> Cryptoprora plutonis
Other pages this level: C. constricta, C. fundicola [nomen nudum], C. ornata, C. plutonis, C. polyptera, C. tumida [nomen nudum]

Cryptoprora plutonis

Citation: Cryptoprora plutonis Ehrenberg 1854
Rank: species
Type locality: No new information
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Repository city: Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.241

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Current identification:

Original Description
testula ovata, capitulo incluso, postica parte in tubum brevem truncatllm integrum producta, superficie aspera, cellulosa, cellulis 5 1/2 ad 5 in 1/100 - . Longit. 1/34\’. Latit. 1/48\"'.

Translation: [Test ovate, with included cephalis, the posterior part extended as a short, truncate, entire tube. Surface rough, porous, with 5 - 51/2 pores in 23 µ. Length 66 µ, breadth 47 µ. . (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]"

Editors' Notes
Premature name in Ehreberg, 1854a [762:table to p.66[comment from RadWorld database]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1854b). Systematische Charakteristik der neuen mikroskopischen Organismen des tiefen atlantischen Oceans. Bericht uber die zu Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1854: 236-250. gs


Cryptoprora plutonis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 18-4-2021

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