radiolaria - rads_cat - Amphisphaera


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Amphisphaera aotea Hollis 1993
= Amphisphaera aotea
not figuredAmphisphaera apollo Haeckel 1887

Amphisphaera biporata Principi 1909

Amphisphaera ceres Clark & Campbell 1945

Amphisphaera cristata Carnevale 1908
= Amphisphaera cristata
Amphisphaera cronos Haeckel 1887

Amphisphaera elegantula Lucchese 1927

Amphisphaera heteropyxis Deflandre 1953

Amphisphaera holsatica Wetzel 1935

Amphisphaera italica Carnevale 1908

not figuredAmphisphaera jupiter Haeckel 1887

Amphisphaera kina Hollis 1993
= Amphisphaera kina
not figuredAmphisphaera mars Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphisphaera mercurius Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphisphaera neptunus Haeckel 1887

Amphisphaera nigriniae Kamikuri 2010

Amphisphaera pluto Haeckel 1887
= Stylatractus pluto
Amphisphaera spinosa Carnevale 1908
= Amphisphaera spinosa
Amphisphaera subsilesianensis Bak & Barwicz-Piskorz 2005

Amphisphaera tanzhiyuani Matsuzaki et al. 2014

not figuredAmphisphaera uranus Haeckel 1887

Amphisphaera vinassai Principi 1909

Stylosphaera testudo Ehrenberg 1873


Citation: Amphisphaera Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Amphisphaera neptunus Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D54]
Described on page(s) : 452
Family (traditional): Actinommidae

Current identification/main database link: Amphisphaera Haeckel 1881

Original Description

3b. Tribus: Amphistylidae. Triosphaeria dissacantha (aculeis duobus oppositis, in uno axi sitis).
A. aculeis ambobus aequalibus.

3b. Tribe: Amphistylida. Triosphaeria with two spines (the two spines opposite, situated in one axis).
A. With both spines equal. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


From the Greek ampho = both, and sphaira = sphere.

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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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