CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Anthocyrtis enneaphylla Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Anthocyrtis -> Anthocyrtis enneaphylla
Other pages this level: A. butomus, A. collaris, A. ehrenbergi, A. ehrenbergii pliocenica, A. enneaphylla, A. ficus, A. furcata, A. goekei, A. grossularia, A. hispida, A. lauranthus, A. leptostyla, A. mespilus, A. ophirensis, A. ovata, A. proserpinae, A. pseudoovata, A. serrulata, A. subglobosa, A. ventricosa, A. zanguebarica

Anthocyrtis enneaphylla

Citation: Anthocyrtis enneaphylla Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM49
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1271

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Original Description
Shell smooth, with sharp collar stricture. Length of the two joints = 1: 6, breadth = 1: 5. Cephalis subspherical, with a conical horn twice the length, nearly hyaline, with very small and scarce pores. Thorax nearly spherical, with regular, circular, quincuncial pores. Mouth only half as broad, with nine broad, triangular feet, twice as long as the cephalis, and curved inwards, convergent towards the main axis.

Size: Cephalis 0.02 long, 0.025 broad; thorax 0.11 long, 0.12 broad.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Anthocyrtis enneaphylla under the subgeneric name Anthocyrtura, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.[comment from RadWorld database]


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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