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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Amphiplecta amphistoma Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> A -> Amphiplecta -> Amphiplecta amphistoma
Other pages this level: A. acrostoma, A. amphistoma, A. callistoma, A. cylindrocephala, A. satoshii, A. tripleura

Amphiplecta amphistoma

Citation: Amphiplecta amphistoma Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1223
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification/main database link: Amphiplecta amphistoma Haeckel 1887

Original Description

Cephalis subspherical, spiny, with sharp collar stricture on the base; its apical opening central, surrounded by a coronal of twelve to eighteen short spines. Length of the two joints = 7 :8, breadth = 6: 20. Thorax flatly conical armed with bristle-shaped spines. Meshes of the network in both joints subregular, hexagonal, six to eight times as broad as the bars. Basal mouth bristly.

Cephalis 70µm long, 60µm broad; thorax 80µm long, 200µm broad




Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)


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 years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs


Amphiplecta amphistoma compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 15-8-2022

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