CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lampromitra erosa Cleve 1900

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lampromitra -> Lampromitra erosa
Other pages this level: L. amabilis, L. arborescens, L. cachoni, L. circumtexta, L. coronata, L. cracenta, L. dendrocorona, L. erosa, L. furcata, L. parabolica, L. petrushevskayae, L. pyramidalis, L. quadricuspis, L. sinuosa, L. spinosiretis, L. tiara, L. tricuspis

Lampromitra erosa

Citation: Lampromitra erosa Cleve 1900
Rank: species
Type specimens: pl.4, figs.2-3
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.10
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae
Family (modern): Lampromitridae

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Current identification/main database link: Ceratocyrtis erosa (Cleve) Petrushevskaya 1971

Original Description
Shell flat conical, with slight collar stricture. Length of the two joints 1:4; their breadth 1:3. Cephalis hemispherical, with a horn of 1 1/2 the length and with irregular rounded pores of unequal size. Thorax with large rounded pores of unequal size. Its margin with distant, frequently double teeth.

Cephalis 20µm long, 30µm broad; thorax 60µm long, 160µm broad.
Very rare.

Editors' Notes
[Questionably synonymized with Ceratocyrtis sinuosa (Popofsky) by Petrushevskaya, 1971b]


Cleve, P. T. (1900). Notes on some Atlantic plankton-organisms. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, Kongliga Svenska Stockholm. 34(1): 1-22. gs

Petrushevskaya, M. G. (1971a). Radiolyarii Nasselaria v planktone Mirovogo okeana [Nasellarian radiolarians in the plankton of the world ocean]. Trudyi Zoologicheskogo Instituta, Akademiya Nauk, SSSR. 9(17): 1-294. gs


Lampromitra erosa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 4-3-2021

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