CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Astrophacus Haeckel 1882

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Astrophacus

Citation: Astrophacus Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Astrophacus asteriscus Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D82]
Described on page(s) : 457
Family (traditional): Coccodiscidae

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Current identification/main database link: Astrophacus Haeckel 1881


Original Description
1b. Tribus: Heliodiscida. Phacodiscida aculeata cum aculeis marginalibus in plano lentis
aequatoriali sitis.
D. aculeis multis marginalibus (quinque aut pluribus, plerumque sine ordine in zona aequatoriali radiantibus).
DII. testa med. duplici (aculeis omnibus simplicibus).
IIb. testae superficie spinosa.

Translation: 1b. Tribe: Heliodiscida. Spined Phacodiscida, with marginal spines situated in the equatorial plane of the lens.
D. With many marginal spines (five or more, usually radiating in the equatorial zone without definite arrangement).
DII. With double medullary shell (all spines simple).
IIb. With the surface of the test spiny. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek astrophacus = star-lens"

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References:

Haeckel, E. (1882). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


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