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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cryptocapsa pila Haeckel 1887

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Cryptocapsa pila

Citation: Cryptocapsa pila Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : 1313

Current identification: Cyrtocalpis pila

Original Description

Cephalis spherical, with few small pores, enclosed in the upper part of the thorax, which is pear-shaped, spiny, and exhibits subregular, hexagonal pores, three times as broad as the bars. From each hexagon corner a small thorn arises.

Dimensions.—Cephalis 0.04 diameter, thorax 0.25 long, 0.17 broad. (mm)

Extra details from original publication
Habitat.—Central Pacific, Station 269, depth 2900 fathoms.

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


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