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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lithomitra nodosaria Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lithomitra -> Lithomitra nodosaria
Other pages this level: L. altamiraensis, L. biconvexa, L. bramlettei, L. chrysalis, L. cylindrica, L. docilis, L. elizabethae, L. embrionalis, L. eruca, L. formosa, L. infundibulum, L. kleinpelli, L. laevigata, L. micropore, L. nodosaria, L. oxnardensis, L. regina, L. regina angustata, L. sacculifera, L. schencki, L. turriformis, L. urnula, L. vanhoeffeni

Lithomitra nodosaria

Citation: Lithomitra nodosaria Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1484
Type specimens: pl.79, fig.1
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): Artostrobiidae
Family (modern): Artostrobiidae

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell subcylindrical, with longitudinal ribs, and five to eight transverse strictures, and prominent girdles between them. On each girdle (at the lowermost edge of each joint) a single transverse row of circular pores. The three or four uppermost joints are united, and represent a conical cephalis.

Length of the shell (with six joints) 0.1; length of each joint 0.01 to 0.15, breadth 0.04 to 0.05.




Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Lithomitra nodosaria under the subgeneric name Lithomitrella, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.
Stratigraphic information for LM21 from Riedel, 1959, p.287.
Synonymized with Lithomitra arachnea (Ehrenberg) by Riedel, 1958.]


Haeckel, E (1887a). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs O

Riedel, W. R. (1959a). Oligocene and Lower Miocene Radiolaria in tropical Pacific sediments. Micropaleontology. 5(3): 285-302. gs


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