CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Larnacospongus larnacillifer Haeckel 1887

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Larnacospongus larnacillifer

Citation: Larnacospongus larnacillifer Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.626
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Cortical shell lentelliptical, one and a half times as long as broad, with rough surface and rather loose spongy framework, directly enclosing a trizonal Larnacilla-shell of the same form, but of only one-third its size.

Length of the whole shell 0.17, breadth 0.12; length of the medullary shell 0.06, breadth 0.04.

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


Larnacospongus larnacillifer compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-4-2021

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