CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lithobotrys triloba Ehrenberg 1844

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lithobotrys -> Lithobotrys triloba
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 triloba

Citation: Lithobotrys triloba Ehrenberg 1844
Rank: species
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.84
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae
Family (modern): Lophophaenidae

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Current identification/main database link: Botryopera triloba (Ehrenberg) Haeckel 1887

Original Description
L. lorica latius porosa oblonga, antica parte truncata, postica triloba lobis late rotundatis, duobus subaequalibus tertio longiore. Diam. 1/38"'.
[Lithobotrys with broadly porous shell, elongated, truncate anteriorly, trilobate posteriorly, with lobes broadly rounded, two subequal and the third longer. Diameter 59m. (Translation from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.) ]

Etymology: Latin tri + lobus -i = three lobus

Editors' Notes
[Lithobotrys cribrosa Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1847b (premature name) - partim.]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1844a). Uber 2 neue Lager von Gebirgsmassen aus Infusorien als Meeres-Absatz in Nord-Amerika und eine Vergleichung derselben mit den organischen Kreide-Gebilden in Europa und Afrika. Bericht uber die zu Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1844: 57-97. gs

Ehrenberg, C. G. (1854d). Mikrogeologie. Leipzig. . 1-374. gs


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