CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Larcarium chaetostylum Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> L -> Larcarium -> Larcarium chaetostylum
Other pages this level: L. amphistylum, L. axostylum, L. chaetostylum, L. hexastylum, L. octostylum, L. polystylum, L. staurostylum

Larcarium chaetostylum

Citation: Larcarium chaetostylum Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.609
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell bristly, with very numerous (sixty to eighty or more) very thin, bristle-like, radial spines, somewhat longer than the longest axis of the shell. Network irregular, with very small roundish pores, about the same size as the bars; sixteen to eighteen on the half meridian, thirteen to fifteen on the half equator. Proportion of the three dimensive axes = 1: 1.5:2.

Length of the shell (without spines) 0.13, breadth 0.1, thickness 0.07; pores and bars 0.004 to 0.006.

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


Larcarium chaetostylum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-3-2021

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