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Caryomma heterocyclum Mast 1910

not figuredCaryomma irregulare Haeckel 1887

not figuredCaryomma regulare Haeckel 1887


Citation: Caryomma Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Caryomma regulare Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D66]
Described on page(s) : 265
Family (traditional): Actinommidae

Current identification:

Original Description

Arachnosphaerida with five to six or more concentric spherical lattice-shells; two inner (intracapsular) medullary and three or more outer (extracapsular) cortical shells, composed of ordinary lattice-work; distance between the former and the latter greater than between any other two shells.

From the Greek caryomma = nut-eye"


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


Caryomma compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 17-7-2024

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