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Lychnodictyum aberrans Campbell & Clark 1944

Lychnodictyum audax Riedel 1953
= Pterocanium audax
Lychnodictyum pellucidum Tan & Chen 1999

Lychnodictyum scaphopodium Haeckel 1887

not figuredLychnodictyum sethopodium Haeckel 1887

Lychnodictyum simplex Vinassa de Regny 1900

not figuredLychnodictyum wyvillei Haeckel 1887


Citation: Lychnodictyum Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 431
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae

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Current identification/main database link: Lychnodictyum

Original Description
2b. Tribus: Sethopilida. Dyocyitida aperta triradiata.
C. Sethopilida tripoda (Lychnocanida) -- omnia acuta.
CI. secundo articulo simpliciter clathrato.
Ib. tribus pedibus, sine costis
b++ pedib. basi clathrat.

Translation: 2b. Tribe: Sethopilida. Open triradiate dyocyrtids.
C. Three-footed Sethopilida (Lychnocanida) - all acute.
CI. With second segment simply latticed.
lb. With three feet, without ribs.
b++ With feet latticed basally. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek lychnodictyum = lantern with network


Haeckel, E. (1882). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


Lychnodictyum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 15-5-2021

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