CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Amphibrachium capitatum Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Amphibrachium -> Amphibrachium capitatum
Other pages this level: A. amphilonche, A. anomalum, A. armatum, A. californicum, A. capitatum, A. clavula, A. dilatatum, A. gracilis, A. indicum, A. lanceolatum, A. monstrosum, A. mugodscharicum, A. mugodscharicum acerosum, A. mugodscharicum carinatum, A. paleogenicum, A. planum, A. robustum, A. sponguroides

Amphibrachium capitatum

Citation: Amphibrachium capitatum Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.518
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:


Original Description
Both arms equal, club-shaped, three times as long as broad, in the outer distal half thickened, three times as broad as at the narrow base; on the distal end of each arm a strong, angular, terminal spine. (The form of the arms like that of Stephanastrum capitatum, Pl. 44, fig. 1.)

Radius of each arm 220µm, basal breadth 20µm, terminal breadth 60µm.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Amphibrachium capitatum under the subgeneric name Amphibrachidium, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.

References:

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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