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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cornutanna orthoconus Haeckel 1887

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Other pages this level: C. charlestonensis, C. cyrtoconus, C. elegans, C. loxoconus, C. orthoconus

Cornutanna orthoconus

Citation: Cornutanna orthoconus Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1183
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell slender, conical, with straight axis and straight outlines. Pores subregular, circular, quincuncially disposed in nine to twelve alternating longitudinal series, gradually increasing in size towards the mouth.

Shell 0.1 to 0.12 long, 0.03 to 0.04 broad. [dimensions in mm]

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)


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


Cornutanna orthoconus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-4-2024

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