CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cyrtocalpis lithomitra Haeckel 1887

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Cyrtocalpis lithomitra

Citation: Cyrtocalpis lithomitra Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type specimens: pl.52, figs.5,6
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1187
Family (traditional): Artostrobiidae
Family (modern): Artostrobiidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell smooth, slender, ovate, nearly cylindrical, with small subregular, circular pores, which are disposed in nine to twelve transverse rows, and obliquely ascending perforate the wall. Mouth wide, without peristome, about two-thirds as broad as the shell. (Compare Lithomitra, Pl. 79.)

Shell 0.09 long, 0.045 broad; mouth 0.03 broad.

Editors' Notes
[The Lithomitra species illustrated on pl.79 are Lithomitra nodosaria, L. eruca, L. chrysalis, and L. infundibulum, in Haeckel, 1887a.
Questionably synonymized with Siphocampe lineata (Ehrenberg) group by Nigrini, 1977]


Haeckel, E (1887). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


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