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Brightwellia J. Ralfs in A. Pritchard 1861, p. 940
Generitype T: Brightwellia coronata (T. Brightwell) J. Ralfs in A. Pritchard 1861 (= Craspedodiscus coronatus T. Brightwell 1860)
Designated by J. Ralfs in A. Pritchard (001063)
Year Designated 1861
Nomenclatural status valid
Recent revisions Andrews 1984 (ref. 003372)
Comments Type by monotypy.
Published in

Pritchard, A. 1861  (ref. 1063)

A history of infusoria, living and fossil: arranged according to Die infusionsthierchen of C.G. Ehrenberg; containing colored engravings, illustrative of all the genera, and descriptions of all the species in that work, with several new ones; to which is appended an account of those recently discovered in the chalk formations. xii.

Edition IV, revised and enlarged by J.T. Arlidge, W. Archer, J. Ralfs, W.C. Williamson and the author. London, Whittaker and Co., 1861. xiii + 968 pp., 40 pls.