CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lithocampe hirundo Ehrenberg 1840

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lithocampe -> Lithocampe hirundo
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Lithocampe hirundo

Citation: Lithocampe hirundo Ehrenberg 1840
Rank: species
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.200
Family (traditional): Theoperidae
Family (modern): Lychnocaniidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
L. loricae longe bicaudatae cellulis in seriebus longitudinalibus aut ordine nullo. Magn. sine caudis--1/36"’.

[Lithocampe with a shell having two long feet, and with pores in longitudinal rows or irregularly arranged. Size without feet 62 µ. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Latin hirundo, -dinis = a swallow


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1840). Hierauf 274 Blatter von ihm selbst ausgefuhrter Zeichnungen von eben so vielen Arten in dem 1838 erschienenen grosseren Infusorienwerke noch nicht abgebildeter Infusorien vor, und uber die auffallend rasche Entwicklung dieser Kenntnisse. Bericht uber die zu Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1839: 197-219. gs

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


Lithocampe hirundo compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 27-2-2021

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