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Acrosphaera arachnodictyna Chen et al. 2017

Acrosphaera australis Lazarus 1990
= Acrosphaera australis
Acrosphaera collina Haeckel 1887
= Acrosphaera collina
Acrosphaera cuniculiauris Renaudie & Lazarus 2012

Acrosphaera echinoides Haeckel 1887

not figuredAcrosphaera erinacea Haeckel 1887

Acrosphaera inflata Haeckel 1887

Acrosphaera labrata Lazarus 1992
= Acrosphaera labrata
Acrosphaera mercurius Lazarus 1992
= Acrosphaera mercurius
Acrosphaera muse Kamikuri 2010

Acrosphaera pacifica Hilmers 1906

Acrosphaera pseudarktios Caulet 1986
= Acrosphaera pseudarktios
Acrosphaera simpla Hilmers 1906

Acrosphaera spinosa subsp. coniculispina Takahashi (1991)

Acrosphaera spinosa subsp. fasiculopora Caulet (1986)

Acrosphaera spinosa subsp. hamospina Caulet (1986

Acrosphaera spinosa subsp. longispina Takahashi (1991)

Acrosphaera streblospina Caulet 1986

Acrosphaera transformata Hilmers 1906


Citation: Acrosphaera Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Collosphaera spinosa Haeckel 1860 [only one valid species]
Described on page(s) : 471
Family (traditional): Collosphaeridae

Current identification/main database link: Acrosphaera Haeckel 1881

Original Description

1. Subfamilia: Acrosphaerida. Symbelaria testis clathratis simplicibus subglobosis irregularibus.
B. testa spinosa, spinis basi clathratis.

1. Subfamily: Acrosphaerida. Symbelaria with simple, irregular subspherical latticed tests.
B. With test spiny, the spines latticed at the base. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Greek acrosphaera = pointed-sphere"

Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
[Synonymized with Polysolenia Ehrenberg by Nigrini, 1967]


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


Acrosphaera compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 27-11-2022

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