CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Ommatospyris apicata Ehrenberg 1873

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> O -> Ommatospyris -> Ommatospyris apicata
Other pages this level: O. apicata, O. laevis, O. penicillata, O. profunda

Ommatospyris apicata

Citation: Ommatospyris apicata Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Type locality: LM489
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Repository city: Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.317

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Current identification:

Translation: [Small shell similar to O. profunda, with approximately 6 unequal spines on both sides. Total length without spines 84 µ, stricture 42 µ, approximately 3 large irregular pores in 24 µ. Nebulous nucleus, largest spine 23 µ. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
Premature name in Ehrenberg, 1860b [776:823[comment from RadWorld database]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1873a). Mikrogeologische Studien als Zusammenfassung seiner Beobachtungen des kleinsten Lebens der Meeres-Tiefgründe aller Zonen und dessen geologischen Einfluss. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1872: 265-322. gs


Ommatospyris apicata compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 15-6-2021

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