CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Larcarium hexastylum Haeckel 1887

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

Larcarium hexastylum

Citation: Larcarium hexastylum Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.608
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell smooth, with six short conical spines of equal length (the shortest axis of the shell), opposite in pairs on the poles. of the three dimensive axes. Network of the shell subregalar, with circular pores three times as broad as the bars; about eleven pores on the half meridian, nine on the half equator. Proportion of the three dimensive axes = 3: 4: 5.

Length of the shell 0.1, breadth 0.08, thickness 0.06, pores 0.006; bars 0.002.

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

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