CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lithocampe modeloensis longa Campbell & Clark 1944

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Lithocampe modeloensis longa

Citation: Lithocampe modeloensis longa Campbell & Clark 1944
Rank: sub-species
Type specimens: pl.7, fig.31.
Type repository: No holotype designated. Slides at University of California, Museum of Paleontology, San Francisco
Described on page(s) : p.59
Family (traditional): Artostrobiidae
Family (modern): Artostrobiidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Variety differs from typical in much greater elongation, narrowness of shell (2.3-25 maximum diameters in length), less median inflation, and longer subcylindrical apertural section.

Length, total, up to 140µm; diameter, maximum, 50µm.

Editors' Notes
[Campbell and Clark here list the variety under the subgeneric name Lithocampium and include the subgeneric name in the species name.


Campbell, A. S. & Clark, B. L. (1944a). Miocene radiolarian faunas from southern California. Geological Society of America, Special Papers. 51: 1-76. gs


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