radiolaria - rads_cat - Odontosphaera


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Higher levels: rads_cat -> O -> Odontosphaera
Other pages this level: Obeliscus, Octodendron, Octopyle, Octotympanum, Odontosphaera, Ommatartus, Ommatocampe, Ommatocoryne, Ommatodiscus, Ommatogramma, Ommatospyris, Orbula, Orodapis, Orona, Oropagis, Oropelex, Oroplegma, Oroscena, Orosphaera, Orostaurus, Orthocornutanna, Otosphaera

Odontosphaera compacta Brandt 1905

Odontosphaera cyrtodon Haeckel 1887
= Acrosphaera cyrtodon
Odontosphaera haeckelii Carnevale 1908

Odontosphaera longispina Carnevale 1908

Odontosphaera macropore Sugano 1937

Odontosphaera monodon Haeckel 1887


Citation: Odontosphaera Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Type species: Odontosphaera monodon Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D52]
Described on page(s) : 101
Family (traditional): Collosphaeridae

Current identification:

Original Description
Collosphærida with simple shells, the outside of which bears single scattered spines, one single spine on the margin of each larger pore.

Etymology: From the Greek odontosphaera = teeth-sphere


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


Odontosphaera compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 29-9-2021

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