Dictyocha fibula Ehrenberg 1839

Dictyocha fibula Ehrenberg

Current name: Dictyocha fibula Ehrenberg
A five sided variant.Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication Details
Dictyocha fibula Ehrenberg 1839: 129

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1839). Über die Bildung der Kreidefelsen und des Kreidemergels durch unsichtbare Organismen. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1838: 59-147, pls I-IV, tables 1, 2.

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Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Dictyocha.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: Oran, Algeria [as fossil]; (Ehrenberg 1838: 165)

Described as a fossil.

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), clasp, buckle, safety pin (Brown 1946).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 May 2002 by Elizabeth Moran.

Last updated: 04 February 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 February 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2024

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