CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lithornithium Ehrenberg 1847

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Lithornithium charontis Ehrenberg 1854

Lithornithium ciconia Haeckel 1887

Lithornithium clausum Popofsky 1913

Lithornithium dictyoceras Haeckel 1860

Lithornithium falco Haeckel 1887

Lithornithium foveolatum Ehrenberg 1873

Lithornithium fringilla Haeckel 1887

Lithornithium loxia Ehrenberg 1854

Lithornithium luscinia Ehrenberg 1873

Lithornithium marujamai Tochilina et al. 1988

Lithornithium piriforme Popofsky 1913

Lithornithium trochilus Haeckel 1887


Citation: Lithornithium Ehrenberg 1847
Rank: genus
Type species: Lithornithium charontis Ehrenberg 1854 [only one valid species]
Described on page(s) : 54
Family (traditional): Pterocorythidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Testae stricturae plures. Postremo articulo integro. Spendicibus mediis alata .

Translation: Test with more than one stricture. Last segment entire. With winglike median appendages. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek lithornithium = stone bird

Editors' Notes
[See Cornutella and Lithopera in Ehrenberg, 1847]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1847). Uber die mikroskopischen kieselschaligen Polycystinen als machtige Gebirgsmasse von Barbados und uber das Verhaltniss der aus mehr als 300 neuen Arten bestehenden ganz eigenthumlichen Formengruppe jener Felsmasse zu den jetzt lebenden Tieren und zur. Bericht uber die zu Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1847: 41-60. gs


Lithornithium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 18-4-2021

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