radiolaria - rads_cat - Axodiscus radiolaria - rads_cat - Axodiscus


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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Axodiscus
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not figuredAxodiscus hexagonus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAxodiscus octagonus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAxodiscus spinosus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAxodiscus staurophorus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAxodiscus stylophorus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAxodiscus trigonus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAxodiscus triradiatus Haeckel 1887


Citation: Axodiscus Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Axodiscus stylophorus Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D88]
Described on page(s) : 489
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

Porodiscisda with a simple central chamber, surrounded by one single concentric ring, which is, divided by radial beams into two to six or more radial chambers; margin of the disk armed with radial spines.

Greek axodiscus = disk with certain axes"


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 years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs O


Axodiscus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-4-2024

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