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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Clathrocanium Ehrenberg 1861

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Clathrocanium coarctatum Ehrenberg 1873
= Clathrocanium coarctatum
Clathrocanium coronatum Popofsky 1913

Clathrocanium diadema Haeckel 1887
= Clathrocanium diadema
Clathrocanium ehrenbergi Bütschli 1882

Clathrocanium minutum Cleve 1900

Clathrocanium ornatum Popofsky 1913

Clathrocanium reginae Haeckel 1887

Clathrocanium sphaerocephalum Haeckel 1887
= Clathrocanium sphaerocephalum
Clathrocanium squarrosum Ehrenberg 1873

Clathrocanium triomma Haeckel 1887


Citation: Clathrocanium Ehrenberg 1861
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Clathrocanium squarrosum Ehrenberg 1873 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D122]
Described on page(s) : 829
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae

Current identification/main database link: Clathrocanium Ehrenberg 1860

Original Description

Polycystinum solitarium ex Eucyrtidinis. Loricae siliceae biarticulatae articulus superior continuo cellulosus tricostatus, inferior amplior late apertus, e solis costis productis media parte non connexis, extremo fine solummodo cellularum fascia connexis,

Lychnocanium refert, secundi articuli parietibus nullis.

Clathrocanium. Solitary polycystin, of the Eucyrtidinae. Siliceous shell 2-segmented, the upper segment continuously porous and tricostate, the lower broader and widely open, formed of the extended ribs and not connected in the median part, but with a connection at the end formed by a porous girdle.

Resembles Lychnocanium, but with no wall of the second segment. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

From the Greek klethra = network and kaneon = basket.

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Editors' Notes
[Premature name in Ehrenberg, 1860a [775:767], Nomen Nudum

Stratigraphic range:[presumably Quaternary]


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1861b). Uber den Tiefgrund des stillen Oceans zwischen Californien und den Sandwich-Inseln aus bis 15600' Tiefe nach Lieut. Brooke. Monatsberichte der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1860: 819-834. gs


Clathrocanium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 25-6-2024

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