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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Clathrocyclas basilea Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> C -> Clathrocyclas -> Clathrocyclas basilea
Other pages this level: C. alcmenae, C. aurelia, C. australis, C. basilea, C. cabrilloensis, C. cassiopeiae, C. collaris, C. coscinodiscus, C. danaes, C. diceros, C. europae, C. humerus, C. jonis, C. latonae, C. lipmanae, C. pirum, C. principessa, C. semeles, C. transitiva, C. universa, C. universa amplaspina, C. universa cylindrica, C. universa grandis, C. universa grandis [pri. jun. hom], C. universa kranimorphos, C. universa longispina, C. universa nova, C. universa subadvena, C. universa undella, C. universa universa

Clathrocyclas basilea

Citation: Clathrocyclas basilea Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1386
Type specimens: pl.74, fig.6
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type locality: LM54
Type repository: No information given

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell campanulats, with two deep strictures. Length of the three joints = 2: 5: 3, breadth = 3: 7: 9. Cephalis hemispherical, with an ovate, oblique horn of the same length. Thorax hemispherical, with subregular, circular pores of the same breadth as the bars. Abdomen short, with two transverse rows of the same pores, and with a coronal of sixteen to twenty ovate, divergent feet, as long as the horn.


Length of the three joints, a 0.02. b 0.05, c 0.03; breadth, a 0.035, b 0.07, c 0.09.


Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Clathrocyclas basilea under the subgeneric name Clathrocyclia, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.[comment from RadWorld database]


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


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