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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cornutanna cyrtoconus Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> C -> Cornutanna -> Cornutanna cyrtoconus
Other pages this level: C. charlestonensis, C. cyrtoconus, C. elegans, C. loxoconus, C. orthoconus

Cornutanna cyrtoconus

Citation: Cornutanna cyrtoconus Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.1184
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type locality: LM41
Type repository: No information given

Current identification:

Original Description

Shell slender, conical, with curved axis; the curve lies in one plane as in the similar Cornutella curvata; the pores are smaller and more numerous than in this latter species, and the rounded apex bears no horn.

Shell 0.12 to 0.16 long, 0.05 to 0.07 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


Cornutanna cyrtoconus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 16-7-2024

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