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Phormocyrtis alexandrae O'Connor 1997
= Phormocyrtis alexandrae
Phormocyrtis annosa Riedel 1959
= Theocyrtis annosa
Phormocyrtis bucharica Kozlova 1999

not figuredPhormocyrtis carinata Haeckel 1887

Phormocyrtis costata Haeckel 1887

Phormocyrtis ligulata Clark & Campbell 1942
= Phormocyrtis ligulata
Phormocyrtis longicornis Haeckel 1887

Phormocyrtis proxima Clark & Campbell 1942
= Phormocyrtis proxima
not figuredPhormocyrtis quadrata Haeckel 1887

Phormocyrtis striata Brandt 1935
= Phormocyrtis striata striata
Phormocyrtis striata praexquisita Nishimura 1992
= Phormocyrtis striata praexquisita
Phormocyrtis vasculum O'Connor 1994


Citation: Phormocyrtis Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Type species: Phormocyrtis longicornis Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D134]
Described on page(s) : 1368
Family (traditional): Pterocorythidae

Current identification/main database link: Phormocyrtis Haeckel 1887

Original Description

Theophormida (vel Tricyrtida multiradiata aperta) with numerous radial ribs enclosed in the wall of the thorax, and of the ovate or cylindrical abdomen; mouth of the latter constricted.



From the Greek phormocyrtis - plaited basket"

Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes


Haeckel, E (1887a). 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


Phormocyrtis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 29-1-2023

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