CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Arachnopila polygonella Haeckel 1887

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Arachnopila polygonella

Citation: Arachnopila polygonella Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.266
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Innermost shell with irregular, polygonal pores; its diameter fully as long as the equal distance between every two concentric shells. Radial spines sixty to eighty, each with twelve to sixteen verticils.

Diameter of the innermost shell 0.04; distance between the concentric shells 0.04.

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 year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


Arachnopila polygonella compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-5-2021

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