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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Clathrocyclas latonae Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> C -> Clathrocyclas -> Clathrocyclas latonae
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 latonae

Citation: Clathrocyclas latonae Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1389
Type specimens: pl.59, fig.7
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae
Family (modern): Theopilidae

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell campanulate, very similar to the preceding species, but flatter and different in the larger cephalis, bearing only a single oblique horn. All the polygonal pores of the thorax are filled out by delicate cobweblike network. Length of the three joints = 1: 3: 1, breadth = 1: 4: 6. Abdomen with three circular rows of quadrangular pores; first very small and numerous, second of median size, third very large. Coronal with thirty to forty short triangular feet.

Length of the three joints, a 0.03, b 0.08, c 0.03; breadth, a 0.03, b 0.12, c 0.18.




Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Clathrocyclas latonae under the subgeneric name Clathrocycloma, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.

Description: "the preceding species" refers to C. jonis in Haeckel, 1887a.


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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