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Lithacanthus aculeatus Popofsky 1907

Lithacanthus margarethae Popofsky 1907


Citation: Lithacanthus Popofsky 1907
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Lithacanthus aculeatus Popofsky 1907 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D114]
Described on page(s) : 699
Family (traditional): Collodaria

Current identification:

Original Description

Lithacanthidae mit sechs von einem Punkt rechtwinkelig ausstrahlenden Stacheln.

Lithacanthidae with six spines originating at right angles from a single point. (In German. Translated by J.P.C.)]

Definition of Lithacanthidae (Popofsky, same page): Radiolarien mit vier oder sechs von einem Punkt ausstrahlenden dicken Stacheln, welche stets in rechten Winkeln zueinander stehen und ein einziges festes Skeletstück bilden. Weichkörper an den Stacheln zipfelig in die Höhe gezogen.
Radiolarian with four or six strong spines originating from a single point at right angles from each other and forming a single strong skeleton.]


Popofsky, A (1907). Neue Radiolarien der deutschen Sudpolar-Expedition. Zoologischer Anzeiger. 31(23): 697-705. gs


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