CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Larnacilla subglobosa Haeckel 1887

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Larnacilla subglobosa

Citation: Larnacilla subglobosa Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM19
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.618

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Current identification:

Original Description
Cortical shell nearly spherical, with thorny surface and irregular network; pores roundish, twice to four times as broad as the bars; twelve to sixteen in the half circumference. Proportion of the three axes very little different = 1: 3: 1.4: 1.5. Internal four gates elliptical, one and a half times as broad as high. Medullary shell spherical, one-fourth as broad as the cortical shell.

Size: Length of the cortical shell 0.15, breadth 0.14, height 0.13; pores 0.006 to 0.012, bars 0.003; medullary shell 0.035.

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


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

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