CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Larcarium polystylum Haeckel 1887

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

Larcarium polystylum

Citation: Larcarium polystylum 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 thorny, with numerous (twenty to thirty) stronger conical radial spines, about as long as the shortest axis of the shell. Network of the shell irregular, with roundish pores, twice to four times as broad as the bars; seven to eight on the half meridian, five to six on the half equator. Proportion of the three dimensive axes = 1: 2: 3.

Length of the shell 0.09, breadth 0.06, thickness 0.03; pores 0.006 to 0.012, bars 0.003.

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

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