CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Pylozonium novemcinctum Haeckel 1887

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Other pages this level: P. novemcinctum, P. octacanthum, P. polyacanthum

Pylozonium novemcinctum

Citation: Pylozonium novemcinctum Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.659
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Outer cortical shell lentelliptical, thorny, one and a third times as long as broad, without radial spines, with four kidney-shaped gates. Inner cortical shell of the same shape, but one-third smaller, four times as large as the lentelliptical medullary shell.

Length of the medullary shell 40µm, breadth 30µm; length of the inner cortical shell 160µm, breadth 120µm; length of the outer cortical shell 240µm, breadth 180µm.

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 year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


Pylozonium novemcinctum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 2-3-2021

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