CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cyrtocalpis ovulum Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> C -> Cyrtocalpis -> Cyrtocalpis ovulum
Other pages this level: C. aemiliana, C. amphora, C. buetschlii, C. compacta, C. derosa, C. fabaeformis, C. globosa, C. gromia, C. lithomitra, C. lucida, C. micropora, C. obliqua, C. originaris, C. ovoides, C. ovulum, C. petriphialia, C. reticulum, C. sacculus, C. sethopora, C. tubulosa, C. urceolus, C. urna

Cyrtocalpis ovulum

Citation: Cyrtocalpis ovulum Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM194
Type age (chronostrat): No new information for Mediterranean; [presumably Quaternary]
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1187

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell smooth, broad, ovate, with very numerous and small regular circular pores, quincuncially disposed, twice as broad as the bars. Mouth without peristome, about half as broad as the shell.

Size: Shell 0.09 long, 0.047 broad; mouth 0.04 broad.

Editors' Notes
Cyrtocalpis ovulum Haeckel, 1887a is a junior homonym of Cyrtocalpis ovulum Rüst, 1885.
In his synonymy Haeckel here introduces the variety name ovulum.
Synonymized with Carpocanium obliqua[comment from RadWorld database]


Haeckel, E (1862). Die Radiolarien (Rhizopoda Radiaria). Eine Monographie. Georg Reimer, Berlin. 1-572. gs

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

Rüst, D (1885). Beitrage zur Kenntniss der fossilen Radiolarien aus Gesteinen des Jura. Palaeontographica N. F.. 31: 273-321. gs


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