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Coronosphaera amphistoma Dreyer 1889

Coronosphaera calycina Haeckel 1887

not figuredCoronosphaera convolvulus Haeckel 1887

Coronosphaera diadema Haeckel 1887


Citation: Coronosphaera Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Type species: Coronosphaera diadema Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D52]
Described on page(s) : 117
Family (traditional): Collosphaeridae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Collosphærida with simple shells, the pores of which are prolonged into external simple radial tubuli with fenestrated walls; outer mouth of the tubuli armed with a coronal of spines.

Etymology: From the Greek coronosphaera = coronal-sphere"


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 year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


Coronosphaera compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-6-2021

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