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Actinoptychus octodenarius Ehrenberg 1854, p. 7; pl. 33/16, fig. 4, pl. 21, fig. 21
CommentsEhrenberg indicates a possible earlier date for this name (1844 cited in plate caption). This is the name of new taxon (an Actinoptychus taxonomically), not a new combination of Actinocyclus octodenarius Ehr. 1840 (an Actinocyclus taxonomically)
Published inEhrenberg, C.G. 1854 [ref. 000966]. Mikrogeologie. Einundvierzig Tafeln mit über viertausend grossentheils colorirten Figuren, Gezeichnet vom Verfasser. [Atlas]. Leopold Voss, Leipzig. 40 pls.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate