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Citation: Acanthocyrtis Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Eucyrtidium tricinctum Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D140]
Described on page(s) : 437

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Current identification:

Original Description
4a. Tribus: Artocorida. Tetracyrtida aperta eradiata.
A. Artocorida limbata (ostio leavi aut succiso).
AII. acuta (capitulo spinoso non laevi).
Ila. quarto articulo in tubulum non producto.
a++ testa spinosa.

Translation: 4a. Tribe: Artocorida. Open, eradiate Tetracyrtida.
A. Artocorida with a girdle (aperture smooth or truncate).
AII. Acute (with cephalis spiny, not smooth).
IIa. With the fourth segment not prolonged as a tube.
a++ With spiny test. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
[Synonymized with Phormostichoartus Campbell by Nigrini, 1977]


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


Acanthocyrtis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 27-2-2021

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