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Larnacalpis lentellipsis Haeckel 1887

not figuredLarnacalpis macrococcus Haeckel 1887

Larnacalpis macropora Luchesse 1927

not figuredLarnacalpis phacodiscus Haeckel 1887

Larnacalpis smili Frizzell & Middour 1951

not figuredLarnacalpis subsphaerica Haeckel 1887

Larnacalpis triaxonia Haeckel 1887


Citation: Larnacalpis Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Type species: Larnacalpis lentellipsis Haeckel 1887 [designated by Frizzell in Frizzell and Middour,1951, p.27]
Described on page(s) : 620
Family (traditional): Litheliidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Larnacida with a simple lentelliptical cortical shell, without radial spines. Medullary shell double, Larnacilla-shaped.

Etymology: From the Greek larnacalpis = tankard-shaped chest


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


Larnacalpis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 22-4-2021

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