CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lamprocyclas maritalis Nigrini 1968

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lamprocyclas -> Lamprocyclas maritalis
Other pages this level: L. bajaderae, L. deflorata, L. dentata, L. hadros, L. heteroporos, L. inexpectata, L. intermedia, L. maritalis, L. maritalis antiqua, L. maritalis maritalis, L. maritalis polypora, L. maritalis teraphimis, L. maritalis ventricosa, L. matakohe, L. nuptialis, L. particollis, L. prionotocodon, L. reginae, L. saltatricis

Lamprocyclas maritalis

Citation: Lamprocyclas maritalis Nigrini 1968
Rank: species
Type specimens: pl.1, fig.9
Type repository: Holotype n°650034, U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C.
Described on page(s) : p.57
Family (traditional): Pterocorythidae
Family (modern): Pterocorythidae

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Current identification/main database link: Lamprocyclas maritalis Nigrini 1968

Original Description
Shell campanulate, very similar to the preceding species in form and fenestration, but not so slender and with different peristome. Length of the three joints = 4: 5: 6, breadth = 4: 10: 13. Cephalis subspherical, with a very stout, pyramidal horn of twice the length, the edges of which are spirally convoluted. Outer coronal of the peristome with twelve to fifteen short, divergent feet, inner with as many convergent, longer feet. Dimensions.—Length of the three joints, a 0.04, b 0.05, c 0.06; breadth, a 0.04, b 0.1, c 0.13. Habitat.—Central Pacific, Station 272, depth 2600 fathoms.


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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