CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lithobotrys cribrosa Ehrenberg 1873

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lithobotrys -> Lithobotrys cribrosa
Other pages this level: L. acuta, L. adspersa, L. biceps, L. biloba, L. borealis, L. cribrosa, L. denticulata, L. galea, L. geminata, L. homunculus, L. inflatum, L. korenevae, L. mascula, L. najadum, L. nasuta, L. nucula, L. orchidea, L. ornata, L. quadriloba, L. sphaerothorax, L. stiligera, L. triloba

Lithobotrys cribrosa

Citation: Lithobotrys cribrosa Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.237
Family (traditional): Cannobotryidae
Family (modern): Botryocyrtidae

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Current identification/main database link: Botryopyle cribrosa (Ehrenberg) Haeckel 1887

Original Description
[Trilobate, unarmed, with unequal lobes distinctly porous. Second segment deformed, with sparse equal pores. Length 59 µ - 108 µ. Breadth 31 µ - 56 µ. Specimens from Barbados have slightly larger pores than those from Sicily. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R.and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Latin cribrosus, -a, -um = sieve-like

Editors' Notes
Premature name in Ehrenberg, 1842 [752:266]; subsequent reference to premature name in Ehrenberg, 1847b [761:43]; subsequent reference to premature name in Ehrenberg, 1854a [762:table to p.66]

Identification dubious


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1873b). Mikrogeologische Studien uber das kleinste Leben der Meeres-Tiefgrunde aller Zonen und dessen geologischen Einfluss. Abhandlungen der Koniglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1872: 131-399. gs

Ehrenberg, C. G. (1876). Forsetzung der Mikrogeologischen Studien als Gesammt Ubersicht der mikroskopischen Palaontologie gleichartig analysierter Gebiegsarten der Erde, mit specieller Rucksicht aus den Polycystinen Mergel von Barbados. Abhandlungen der Koniglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, Physikalische Kl. 1875: 1-226. gs


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