radiolaria - rads_cat - Cryptocapsa


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not figuredCryptocapsa bacca Haeckel 1887

not figuredCryptocapsa pila Haeckel 1887


Citation: Cryptocapsa Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 433

Current identification:

Original Description
2d. Tribus: Dyocyrtida clausa eradiata.
A.Sethocapsida obtusa (capitulo laevi, non spinoso).
AI. capitulo non tubuloso.
Ib. capitulo partim. a secundo articulo involuto.

Translation: 2d. Tribe: Sethocapsida. Closed, eradiate Dyocyrtida.
A. Obtuse Sethocapsida (With cephalis smooth, not spiny).
AI. With cephalis lacking a tube.
Ib. With cephalis partly enclosed in the second segment. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek cryptocapsa = hidden capsule"


Haeckel, E. (1882). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


Cryptocapsa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-12-2021

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