CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Cystidium lecythium Haeckel 1887

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Cystidium lecythium

Citation: Cystidium lecythium Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.897
Family (traditional): Collodaria
Family (modern): Cystidiidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Central capsule ovate, one and a half times as long as broad. Podoconus with simple circular porochora, three-fourths as long as the capsule. Nucleus ellipsoidal. No oil-globules in the endoplasm. No pigment and no xanthellae in the calymma.

Length of the central capsule 0.12, breadth 0.08; nucleus 0.04.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)


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


Cystidium lecythium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 6-3-2021

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