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Citation: Didymophormis Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 462

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Original Description
2. Subfamilia: Cyphinida. Zygartida testa medullari simplici aut duplici praedita, quae radiis cum strictura testae ellipsoidis clathratae aequatoriali conjuncta est.
A. sine processibus axis principalis.
AIII. testa pallio spongiosos involuta

Translation: 2. Subfamily: Cyphinida. Zygartida provided with a single or double medullary shell, 'which is joined by radii to the equatorial stricture of the ellipsoidal latticed shell.
A. Without processes in the principal axis.
AIII. With test surrounded by a spongy mantle. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
[No species are known to have been described through 1930.]


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


Didymophormis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 29-11-2020

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