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not figuredArachnopegma increscens Haeckel 1887

not figuredArachnopegma longispinum Haeckel 1887

not figuredArachnopegma verticillatum Haeckel 1887


Citation: Arachnopegma Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Arachnopegma verticillatum Haeckel 1887 [designated by Chediya,1959, p.100]
Described on page(s) : 454
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

5e. Tribus: Arachnosphaerida. Polysphaeria polyacantha (aculeis multis -- octo aut pluribus -- plerumque sine ordine dispersis).
B. globis concentricis non solum per radios sed etiam per ramulos radiorum communicantibus.

5e. Tribe: Arachnosphaerida. Polysphaeria with many spines (the many spines, eight or more, usually scattered without definite arrangement).
B. With the concentric spheres connected not only by radii but also by branched rods. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

From the Greek arachnopegma = cobweb-building"


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


Arachnopegma compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-3-2023

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