CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Anthocyrtis lauranthus Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Anthocyrtis -> Anthocyrtis lauranthus
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 lauranthus

Citation: Anthocyrtis lauranthus Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1271
Family (traditional): not-known

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Original Description
Shell smooth, with slight collar stricture. Length of the two joints = 1: 3, breadth = 1: 4. Cephalis ovate, with large, roundish pores, and a conical horn of twice the length. Thorax inflated, campanulate, with regular, circular, hexagonally framed pores. Mouth two-thirds as broad, little constricted, with nine parallel, vertical, broad, lamellar, triangular feet, half as long as the cephalis.

Cephalis 0.04 long, 0.03 broad; thorax 0.1 long, 0.12 broad.

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

Stratigraphic information for LM21 from Riedel, 1959, p.287.


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

Riedel, W. R. (1959). Oligocene and Lower Miocene Radiolaria in tropical Pacific sediments. Micropaleontology. 5(3): 285-302. gs


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