radiolaria - rads_cat - Amphipylonium


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not figuredAmphipylonium octoceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipylonium semilunare Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipylonium spinosissimum Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipylonium tetraceros Haeckel 1887


Citation: Amphipylonium Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Amphipylonium semilunare Haeckel 1887
Described on page(s) : 463
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

2. Subfamilia: Pylophormida. Pylonida testa medullari simplici aut duplici praedita, quae radiis cum pontibus clathratis (inter fissuras testae ellipticae complanatae magnas sitis) conjuncta est.
A. fissuris duabus oppositis (in polis axis longitudinalis).
AII. testa bifida duplici.

2. Subfamily: Pylophormida. Pylonida with single or double medullary shell, which is joined by radii with latticed bridges (situated between the large gates of the flattened elliptical test).
A. With two opposite gates (at the poles of the longitudinal axis).
AII. Test doubly forked. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Greek amphipylonium = with one large gate on either side"

Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes


Haeckel, E. (1882a). 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


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