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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Archiscenium callimitra Haeckel 1887

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Other pages this level: A. callimitra, A. clathrocorys, A. cyclopterum, A. quadrispinum, A. tripterygium

Archiscenium callimitra

Citation: Archiscenium callimitra Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1151
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae
Family (modern): Clathromitridae

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell campanulate, with irregular polygonal pores. Basal lattice with nine meshes (three larger central and six smaller distal pores, as in Callimitra carolotœ, Pl. 63, fig. 8). Apical horn straight, prismatic, slender, conical, twice as long as the shell. Feet longer and more slender, slightly curved. Three lateral wings very broad, densely fenestrated, with irregular polygonal pores of the same shape as in the similar Callimitra carolotœ (Pl. 63, fig. 1).

Shell 0.05 long, 0.04 broad.




Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)


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


Archiscenium callimitra compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 5-2-2023

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