CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cycladophora campanula Haeckel 1887

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Cycladophora campanula

Citation: Cycladophora campanula Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1379
Family (traditional): Theoperidae
Family (modern): Theopilidae

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Current identification/main database link: Cycladophora campanula Haeckel 1887

Original Description
Shell campanulate, with two slight strictures. Length of the three joints = 2: 4: 5, breadth = 2: 6: 10. Cephalis ovate, with a conical horn of the same length. Thorax campanulate, rough, with regular, circular pores. Abdomen dilated, with fifteen to twenty slender, divergent, little curved ribs, which are connected by two or three horizontal rings, and from two or three transverse rows of large, roundish, square pores.

Length of the three joints, a 0.04, b 0.08, c 0.1; breadth, a 0.04, b 0.12, c 0.2.

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Cycladophora campanula under the subgeneric name Cyclampterium, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.


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

Lombari, G. & Lazarus, D. (1988). Neogene cycladophorid radiolarians from North Atlantic, Antarctic, and North Pacific deep-sea sediments. Micropaleontology. 34(2): 97-135. gs


Cycladophora campanula compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 19-4-2021

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