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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Eucyrtidium armadillo Ehrenberg 1873

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Eucyrtidium armadillo

Citation: Eucyrtidium armadillo Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.225
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Family (traditional): Artostrobiidae
Family (modern): Artostrobiidae

Current identification/main database link: Dictyoprora armadillo (Ehrenberg 1873)

Original Description

[2-segmented, smooth, with cephalis ovate, porous, substriate, armed with a strong frontal spine with thorns at the base. Second segment ovate-oblong, girdled by very many transverse rows of pores, truncate and slightly constricted posteriorly. 14 rows of pores, approximately 4 pores in 23 µ. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Length without spine 31µm, of the second segment 98µm; maximum breadth 62µm.




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Editors' Notes


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 V O


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