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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Clistophaena enneolena Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> C -> Clistophaena -> Clistophaena enneolena
Other pages this level: C. armata, C. enneolena, C. hexolena, C. polyolena, C. pyramidalis, C. ruestiana

Clistophaena enneolena

Citation: Clistophaena enneolena Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1288
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type locality: LM297
Type repository: No information given

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell spiny, with sharp collar stricture. Length of the two joints = 4: 20, breadth = 5: 16. Cephalis hemispherical, hyaline, with a stout conical horn of the same length and some small accessory horns. Thorax ovate, spiny, with subregular, circular pores. Margin of the vaulted base with nine divergent, conical feet, half as long, as the thorax.

Cephalis 0.04 long, 0.05 broad; thorax 0.2 long, 0.16 broad.

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


Haeckel, E (1887). 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


Clistophaena enneolena compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 13-6-2024

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