CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cycladophora enneapleura Haeckel 1887

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Cycladophora enneapleura

Citation: Cycladophora enneapleura Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM38
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary]
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1378

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell spiny, with two sharp strictures. Length of the three joints = 1: 5: 3, breadth = 2: 7: 4. Cephalis hemispherical, with a conical horn of twice the length. Thorax campanulate, with regular, circular pores, and conical thorax. Abdomen cylindrical, with nine straight, parallel ribs, and regular, roundish pores. Mouth circular. (Similar to Cycladophora gigas, Ehrenberg, 1875, loc. cit., Taf. xviii. fig. 1, but differing in the possession of nine abdominal ribs.)

Size: Length of the three joints, a 0.03, b 0.15, c 0.1 ; breadth, a 0.06, b 0.2, c 0.12.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed Cycladophora enneapleura under the subgeneric name Lamptonium, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.[comment from RadWorld database]


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


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