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not figuredAnthocyrtis butomus Haeckel 1887

Anthocyrtis collaris Ehrenberg 1873

Anthocyrtis ehrenbergi Stöhr 1880
= Anthocyrtidium ehrenbergi
Anthocyrtis ehrenbergii pliocenica Seguenza 1880

not figuredAnthocyrtis enneaphylla Haeckel 1887

Anthocyrtis ficus Ehrenberg 1873

Anthocyrtis furcata Ehrenberg 1873
= Anthocyrtis furcata
Anthocyrtis goekei Bachmann et al. 1963

Anthocyrtis grossularia Ehrenberg 1873

Anthocyrtis hispida Ehrenberg 1873

not figuredAnthocyrtis lauranthus Haeckel 1887

Anthocyrtis leptostyla Ehrenberg 1873

Anthocyrtis mespilus Ehrenberg 1847
= Anthocyrtella mespilus
Anthocyrtis ophirensis Ehrenberg 1873
= Anthocyrtidium ophirense
Anthocyrtis ovata Haeckel 1887

Anthocyrtis proserpinae Ehrenberg 1854

Anthocyrtis pseudoovata Nakaseko 1963

Anthocyrtis serrulata Ehrenberg 1873

not figuredAnthocyrtis subglobosa Haeckel 1887

Anthocyrtis ventricosa Ehrenberg 1873
= Lithochytris ventricosa
Anthocyrtis zanguebarica Ehrenberg 1873
= Anthocyrtidium zanguebaricum


Citation: Anthocyrtis Ehrenberg 1846
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Anthocyrtis mespilus Ehrenberg 1847 [only one valid species]
Described on page(s) : chart to p.385
Family (traditional): Theoperidae

Current identification/main database link: Anthocyrtis

Original Description

Apertura testae duplex opposita. Testa semel constricta .articuli postremi apertera constricta aut margine connivente, nec sensim ampliore . . .laminis crebris, veluti petalis, coronata.

Aperture of the test double, opposite. Test with a single constriction. Posterior segments with constricted aperture or a closed margin and not gradually widening. Surrounded by numerous laminae, like petals. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

From the Greek antyhos=flower, kyrtis=basket, anthocyrtis = flower-basket"

Extra details from original publication
3 new species found at time of generic description
Sub-genera described:


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1846). Uber eine halibiolithische, von Herrn R. Schomburgk entdeckte, vorherrschend aus mikroskopischen Polycystinen gebildete, Gebirgsmasse von Barbados. Bericht uber die zu Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1846: 382-385. gs


Anthocyrtis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 17-6-2024

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