CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Acrobotrys trisolenia Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Acrobotrys -> Acrobotrys trisolenia
Other pages this level: A. acuminata, A. aquaria, A. auriculata, A. chelinobotrys, A. disolenia, A. monosolenia, A. pentasolenia, A. teralans, A. tessarolobon, A. tetrasolenia, A. trisolenia, A. tritubus

Acrobotrys trisolenia

Citation: Acrobotrys trisolenia Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM19
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary, though some forms reported from these stations appear to be Tertiary]
Type specimens: pl.96, fig.8
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1115

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Current identification:

Original Description
Cephalis quadrilobate, with four odd lobes and three divergent curved tubes, an ascending apical tube in the conical occipital lobe, and two descending tubes on the anterior and posterior basal lobes; between these three lobes a small central lobe. Thorax ovate, about as large as the cephalis. Pores small and numerous.

Size: Length of the shell 0.11, breadth 0.05.

Editors' Notes
Although Haeckel does not explicitly assign Acrobotrys trisolenia to the subgenus Acrobotrissa, it is clear from the discussion of the genus Acrobotrys in this reference that Haeckel intends this assignment.[comment from RadWorld database]


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 year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


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