CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Podocyrtis brevipes Ehrenberg 1873

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> P -> Podocyrtis -> Podocyrtis brevipes
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Podocyrtis brevipes

Citation: Podocyrtis brevipes Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Type repository: Ehrenberg's collection, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin
Described on page(s) : p.249
Family (traditional): Pterocorythidae
Family (modern): Pterocorythidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
[Three-segmented, with an undulating margin; cephalis globose, porous, unarmed? (or incomplete?). Second segment subcampanulate swollen, with small pores in oblique rows. Third segment wider, urceolate, with larger pores quincuncially arranged, undulating at the margin, suddenly contracted posteriorly, with a broad two-toothed aperture. Total length 125 µ, of the cephalis 19 µ, of second segment 37 µ, of third segment 62 µ, of teeth 8 µ. Greatest width 75 µ. Approx. 4 smaller pores in 23 µ, and approx. 2 larger ones. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
Podocyrtis brevipes Ehrenberg, 1873a is a junior homonym of Podocyrtis brevipes Harting, 1863.


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1876). Forsetzung der Mikrogeologischen Studien als Gesammt Ubersicht der mikroskopischen Palaontologie gleichartig analysierter Gebiegsarten der Erde, mit specieller Rucksicht aus den Polycystinen Mergel von Barbados. Abhandlungen der Koniglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, Physikalische Kl. 1875: 1-226. gs

Harting, P (1863). Bijdrage tot de kennis der mikroskopische fauna en flore van de Banda-Zee. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. 10: 1-34. gs


Podocyrtis brevipes compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 30-7-2021

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