CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Ommatospyris penicillata Ehrenberg 1873

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Other pages this level: O. apicata, O. laevis, O. penicillata, O. profunda

Ommatospyris penicillata

Citation: Ommatospyris penicillata Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Type locality: LM101
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Repository city: Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.318

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Current identification:

Translation: [Similar to O. profunda; depressed sphere with elongated spinules at the angles. Total length 84 µ, stricture 52 µ, diameter of the nucleus 26 µ, 3 pores in 24 µ. Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


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

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