Part 2: Researches on the Foraminifera

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                                shape is somewhat abnormal - indicating that it has increas
ed <s>more</s> unusually rapidly  in length, as proportioned to its diameter, -
<s>than</s> which, though incomplete at one end, measures .50
of an inch. The ordinary form, from which   any considerable
departure is very rare, is that which is exhibited in Plate III Fig.1; &
it <s>It</s> is obviously produced, <s>by</s> as correctly stated by M. D'Orbigny,
by the in<s>re</s>volution of a spiral around an <s>ver</s> elongated axis.

                            
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Author
William Benjamin Carpenter
Reference
PT/53/8
Series
PT
Date
1856
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Part 2: Researches on the Foraminifera, 1856. From The Royal Society, PT/53/8

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