CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Acrocubus tesseralis Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Acrocubus -> Acrocubus tesseralis
Other pages this level: A. amphistylus, A. amphithectus, A. arcuatus, A. brachiatus, A. cortina, A. lasanum, A. octopylus, A. tesseralis, A. tetrapodius

Acrocubus tesseralis

Citation: Acrocubus tesseralis Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.993
Family (traditional): Trissocyclidae

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Current identification:


Original Description
Mitral ring of the same size as the basal ring; both rings square, smooth, with straight outlines. Sagittal ring also square, smooth. Four columellae straight. Nodal points without radial spines. The shell has the form of a regular geometrical cube, the edges of which are represented by the rings.

Height of the frontal ring 100µm, breadth 110µm.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Acrocubus tesseralis under the subgeneric name Apocubus, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.

References:

Haeckel, E (1887). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


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Acrocubus tesseralis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 24-1-2021

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