CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lamprodiscus monoceros Ehrenberg 1873

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Lamprodiscus monoceros

Citation: Lamprodiscus monoceros 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 side, widely campanulate; the second segment divided into 3 parts by 3 lines; cephalis globose, small and smooth, with a large pointed sine. Pores of the second segment large and hexagonal, becoming wider toward the margin; margin without a rim. Width 160 µ, length without spine 140 µ, spine 28 µ. Three larger pores in 24 µ. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
Premature name Lamprodiscus Ehrenberg, 1860a [775:768] is a Nomen numdum[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 monoceros compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-3-2021

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