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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Archiscenium cyclopterum Haeckel 1887

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

Archiscenium cyclopterum

Citation: Archiscenium cyclopterum Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1151
Type specimens: pl.98, fig.3
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type locality: LM38
Type repository: No information given

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell hemispherical, with small irregular roundish pores. Basal lattice with four large meshes, two major cardinal and two minor jugular pores. Apical horn and the three feet of similar form and size, slender prismatic, straight, twice to four times as long as the shell. Three lateral wings nearly semicircular, densely latticed, with the same pores as the shell, and smooth convex margin.


Shell 0.05 long, 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


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

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