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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Archiphormis urceolata Haeckel 1887

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Archiphormis urceolata

Citation: Archiphormis urceolata Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1168
Type specimens: pl.98, fig.11
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type locality: LM19
Type repository: No information given

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell urceolate, with nine smooth prominent curved ribs, prolonged into nine triangular convergent short feet, scarcely one-sixth as long as the shell. Pores between the ribs in nine regular longitudinal rows, twice or three times as broad as long, quadrangular, eight to twelve pores in each row. Mouth constricted, half as broad as the shell.


Shell 0.13 long, 0.11 broad; mouth 0.06 broad.


Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes


Haeckel, E (1887a). 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 O


Archiphormis urceolata compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 30-1-2023

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