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Lophoconus bihastatus Clark & Campbell 1945

not figuredLophoconus cornutella Haeckel 1887

not figuredLophoconus hexagonalis Haeckel 1887

Lophoconus rhinoceros Haeckel 1887
= Lamprocyclas rhinoceros
Lophoconus titanothericeros Clark & Campbell 1942

Lophoconus wetzeli Frizzell & Middour 1951


Citation: Lophoconus Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Type species: Eucyrtidium antilope Ehrenberg 1873 [designated by Frizzell in Frizzell and Middour,1951, p.30]
Described on page(s) : 1403

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Current identification/main database link: Lophoconus Haeckel 1887

Original Description
Theocorida (vel Tricyrtida eradiata aperta) with conical abdomen gradually dilated towards the wide open mouth. Cephalis with two or more horns or a corona of horns.

Etymology: From the Greek lophoconus = cone with a crest


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


Lophoconus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-4-2021

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