CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cyrtophormis pila Haeckel 1887

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Cyrtophormis pila

Citation: Cyrtophormis pila Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM21
Type age (chronostrat): [early Miocene] Cenozoic
Type specimens: pl.52, fig.1
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1165

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell balloon-shaped, subspherical, with twenty denticulate meridional ribs, alternating with twenty longitudinal rows of circular pores, which are twice as broad as the bars. Peristome constricted and then dilated, smooth, half as broad as the shell.

Size: Shell 0.11 long, 0.09 broad; mouth 0.06 broad.

Editors' Notes
Stratigraphic information for LM21 from Riedel, 1959, p.287.[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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