Citation: Acanthosphaera angulata Haeckel 1887Rank: speciesDescribed on page(s) : p.216Type specimens: pl.26, fig.4Type repository: No information givenFamily (traditional): ActinommidaeFamily (modern): Actinommidae
Original Description Shell thin walled; its pores irregular, roundish, with angular, double-edged margin, two to four times as broad as the bars; six to eight on the radius. Twenty to thirty radial spines pyramidal, angular, with prominent edges, shorter than the radius, as broad at the base as one small mesh.
Diameter of the shell 200µm, pores 20 to 40µm, bars 10µm; length of the spines 60µm, basal breadth 20µm. Translation: Size: Etymology: Latin angulatus -a -um = having a corner Extra details from original publication 0 Editors' Notes Haeckel listed Acanthosphaera angulata under the subgeneric name Rhaphidosphaera, but did not include the subgeneric name the species name.
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. gsO
Acanthosphaera angulata compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project teamviewed: 10-12-2022