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Cyrtopera aglaolampa Takahashi 1991
= Cyrtolagena aglaolampa
not figuredCyrtopera gasteroptera Haeckel 1887

not figuredCyrtopera lagenella Haeckel 1887

Cyrtopera laguncula Haeckel 1887

not figuredCyrtopera ornithoptera Haeckel 1887

Cyrtopera thoracoptera Haeckel 1887


Citation: Cyrtopera Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Cyrtopera thoracoptera Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D138]
Described on page(s) : 439
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae

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Current identification/main database link: Cyrtopera

Original Description
5e. Tribus: Stichoperida. Stichochocyrtida clausa triradiata.
B. costis tribus lateralibus clathratis.

Translation: 5e. Tribe: Stichoperida. Closed, triradiate Stichocyrtida.
B. With three latticed lateral ribs. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek cyrtopera = basket-pouch"

Extra details from original publication

Sub-genera described:


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


Cyrtopera compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-4-2021

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