CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Lamprocyclas saltatricis Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Lamprocyclas -> Lamprocyclas saltatricis
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 saltatricis

Citation: Lamprocyclas saltatricis Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM12
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type specimens: pl.74, fig.16
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1391

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell conical, rough, with two slight strictures. Length of the three joints = 2: 2: 3, breadth = 1: 4: 6. Cephalis ovate, with a large, prismatic horn, half as long as the shell. Pores subregular, circular, not double-edged, three times as broad in the inflated abdomen as in the hemispherical thorax. Outer coronal of the wide peristome with twelve to fifteen divergent feet, inner with fifteen to twenty conical feet, which are curved inwards nearly horizontally.

Size: Length of the three joints, a 0.04, b 0.05, c 0.07; breadth, a 0.025, b 0.1, c 0.15.

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Lamprocyclas saltatricis under the subgeneric name Lamprocyclia, 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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