The type specimen
, a seeded pistillate plant, is deposited at LINN (Fig.
But with the genus still being poorly understood at the beginning of the nineteenth century, the type specimen
from the northern Cape was discovered by Ross in 1975 to have been a hybrid, one parent being Acacia haematoxylon.
We also thank Hans Mejlon (UZIU) and Gunvi Lindberg (NHRS) for providing photographs of type specimens
, and Thierry Bourgoin (MNHN) and Manfred Asche (ZMHB) for specimen loans, including the type specimen
Given the low relief of the footprints, the type specimen
of Limnopus variabilis is likely a shallow underprint, but it is plantigrade and displays the complete morphology of the manus and pes.
Washington, Nov 6 ( ANI ): Researchers have revealed that a 300-year-old type specimen
for Asian elephants is actually an African elephant.
Saenger & Wollaston (1982), however, found slightly elongate terminal cells in the type specimen
of the taxon and stated that "in the limited material available, no more than one tetrasporangium has been observed on each fertile whorl-branchlet" (page 81) suggesting that they had limited access to tetrasporic material of the species, and they could not dismiss a priori the presence of several tetrasporangia per whorl.
Just one of the problems: The earliest candidate for a type specimen
was either lost or mislabeled for at least 90 years.
All the specimens considered as type specimens
(even the Harvard specimen properly labeled as "type specimen
" by D.
The type specimen
is deposited in the Natural History Museum, London, designated as BMNH.
No sectioning of type specimens
is needed if students bring their drawings from the previous session or if the type specimen
slides from session 1 are available.
It seems as if there was a mistake in matching the line with the holotype's data (Catalog number, Order and Family, Genus and Species, Number of specimens, Locality) with the corresponding opposite line with additional information (Collection date, Collector, Altitude, Identifier, Comments), a mistake that generates a mismatch for each subsequent type specimen
Under the heading of Listriodon pentapotamiae, Colbert (1935) described the type specimen
GSI B107, a complete right M 2 and fragment of right M 3 , also right and left P 4 .
The original description is incomplete, lacks illustration and the type specimen
was destroyed during the bombing of Herbarium Berolinense (B) during World War II.
Ultimately, we were to create an enhanced podcast, viewable on an iPod and the Internet, to convey dinosaur type specimen
information effectively through digital media.
On October 11, 1912, two days after the collection date of the type specimen
, the expedition discovered the Pimenta Bueno river and according to Rondon, on that date they were at 18[degrees] 7' W of Rio de Janeiro and 11[degrees] 49' 15" S latitude and at 354 km from Juruena (Viveiros, 1958: 302) where the expedition had officially started.