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Amphymenium amphistylium Haeckel 1887
= Amphymenium amphistylium
Amphymenium challengerae Weaver 1983
= Amphymenium challengerae
Amphymenium connicinum Kim 1992

Amphymenium elegans Cleve 1900

Amphymenium ellipticum Lucchese 1927

not figuredAmphymenium fusiforme Haeckel 1887

Amphymenium monstrosum Haeckel 1887

Amphymenium pupula Haeckel 1887

Amphymenium romboideum Lipman 1980

Amphymenium splendiarmatum Clark & Campbell 1942
= Amphymenium splendiarmatum
Amphymenium zygartus Haeckel 1887


Citation: Amphymenium Haeckel 1882
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Amphymenium zygartus Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D86]
Described on page(s) : 460
Family (traditional): Spongodiscidae

Current identification/main database link: Amphymenium Haeckel 1881

Original Description

3c. Tribus: Euchitonida. Porodiscida brachiata, brachiis cameratis in plano aequatoriali sitis et e margine disci radiantibus (saepe aculeis brachiorum terminalibus, saepe brachiis patagio vel vimento camerato conjunctis).
A. brachiis duobus oppositis.
AI. brachiis simplicibus.
Ib. cum patagio.

3c. Tribe: Euchitonida. Porodiscida with arms, the chambered arms being situated in the equatorial plane and radiating from the margin of the disk (often with terminal spines on the arms, and often with the arms Joined by a patagium or chambered web).
A. With two opposite arms.
AI. With the arms simple.
Ib. With patagium. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Greek amphymenium = shell with veil on both sides"

Extra details from original publication

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Haeckel, E. (1882a). 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 O


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