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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Siphonosphaera infundibulum Haeckel 1887

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Siphonosphaera infundibulum

Citation: Siphonosphaera infundibulum Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.105
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type locality: LM49
Type repository: No information given

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell subspherical or irregular rounded, occupied by a small number (six to twelve) of large funnel-like tubules of very different size, scattered irregularly at great distances. Intervals between the tubules larger than their length, which surpasses the radius of the shell. Outer opening of the funnels three to four times as broad as the inner.

Diameter of the shell 0.15; length of the tubules 0.05 to 0.Q9.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Siphonosphaera infundibulum under the subgeneric name Holosiphonia, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.[comment from RadWorld database]


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


Siphonosphaera infundibulum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 27-5-2024

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