CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Amphibrachium indicum Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Amphibrachium -> Amphibrachium indicum
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 indicum

Citation: Amphibrachium indicum 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 club-shaped, but very different in size and form; larger arm three times as long and twice as broad as the smaller arm; the larger with nine joints slowly increasing in size, the smaller with four joints, rapidly increasing; the terminal joint three times as broad as the basal. Distal end blunt, rounded, without spines.

Radius of the larger arm 240µm, of the smaller 80µm; distal breadth of the former 60µm, of the latter 30µm; basal breadth 15µm.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Amphibrachium indicum under the subgeneric name Amphibrachoma, 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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