CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lamprodiscus coscinodiscus Ehrenberg 1873

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Other pages this level: L. coscinodiscus, L. monoceros, L. pyramidalis, L. spinulosus, L. tricostatus

Lamprodiscus coscinodiscus

Citation: Lamprodiscus coscinodiscus Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Type locality: LM101
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Repository city: Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.314

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Current identification:

Translation: [Seen from the front it is circular, divided into 3 parts by 3 lines; in each part 21 subradiate rows of pores which are larger and hexagonal near the margin; on the margin itself, a border of smaller pores, 7 in 24 µ; the largest pores near the margin 3 1/2 in 24 µ. Diameter 160 µ.
Seen from the side it is 2 segmented, campanulate, with a porous cephalis without spine. From the front it resembles Coscinodiscus. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
Premature name in Ehrenberg, 1860a [775:768]

For the character of the genus, see ibid., p. 831.[comment from RadWorld database]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1873a). Mikrogeologische Studien als Zusammenfassung seiner Beobachtungen des kleinsten Lebens der Meeres-Tiefgründe aller Zonen und dessen geologischen Einfluss. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1872: 265-322. gs


Lamprodiscus coscinodiscus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 9-3-2021

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