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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Sethoconus setosus Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> S -> Sethoconus -> Sethoconus setosus
Other pages this level: S. anthocyrtis, S. bimarginatus, S. conicus, S. crinitus, S. dogieli, S. facetus, S. galea, S. hexagonalis, S. hyalinus, S. lophophaena, S. martini, S. myxobrachia, S. orthoceras, S. parvus, S. pileus, S. rayianus, S. reschetnjakae, S. setosus, S. subtilis, S. venosus, S. virgultus, S. woodfordi, S. woodfordi advena

Sethoconus setosus

Citation: Sethoconus setosus Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1296
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

Cephalis small, subspherical, with distinct collar septum, and the same network as the thorax, with numerous bristle-shaped horns of the same length. Thorax slenderly conical, twice as long as broad, with irregular, polygonal pores of little different sizes, and very thin bars. Surface covered with perpendicular, simple, bristle-shaped spines, about as long as the cephalis.

Cephalis 0.02 diameter, thorax 0.12 long, 0.22 broad. [dimensions in mm]

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Sethoconus setosus under the subgeneric name Phlebarachium , but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.


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


Sethoconus setosus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-4-2024

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