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not figuredPentasolenia sphaera [nomen nudum] Ehrenberg 1873


Citation: Pentasolenia Ehrenberg 1861
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 832

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Current identification:

Original Description
Polycystinum? solitarium? ex Halicalyptrinis? Lorica globularis laevis, tubulis 5, apice perviis, irregulariter dispositis, prominentibns instructa. Nova familia ?

Translation: Pentasolenia. Solitary ? polycystin ? of the Halicalyptrinae ? Smooth, globular shell, with 5 prominent tubules perforated at the apex, irregularly arranged. New family ? (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1861c). Uber den Tiefgrund des stillen Oceans zwischen Californien und den Sandwich-Inseln aus bis 15600' Tiefe nach Lieut. Brooke. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1860: 819-834. gs


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