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Carpocanistrum acephalum Haeckel 1887
= Carpocanistrum acephalum
Carpocanistrum acutidentatum Takahashi 1991
= Carpocanistrum acutidentatum
Carpocanistrum azyx Sanfilippo & Riedel 1973
= Cryptocarpium azyx
Carpocanistrum brevispina Vinassa de Regny 1900
= Carpocanistrum brevispina
Carpocanistrum evacuatum Haeckel 1887

Carpocanistrum flosculum Haeckel 1887
= Carpocanistrum flosculum
not figuredCarpocanistrum giganteum Haeckel 1887

not figuredCarpocanistrum novenum Haeckel 1887


Citation: Carpocanistrum Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Carpocanistrum novenum Haeckel 1887 [designated by Chediya,1959, p.194]
Described on page(s) : 1170
Family (traditional): Carpocaniidae

Current identification/main database link: Carpocanistrum Haeckel 1887

Original Description

Archiphormida (vel Monocyrtida multiradiata aperta) without radial ribs in the wall of the campanulate or ovate shell. Mouth with a corona of radial feet. Apex without horn.

Greek carpocanistrum = small fruit-basket"


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


Carpocanistrum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 19-6-2024

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