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Phacodiscus calvertanus Martin 1904

Phacodiscus clypeus Haeckel 1887

Phacodiscus coronoides Moksyakova 1970

Phacodiscus duplus Kozlova & Gorbovets 1966

Phacodiscus duplus subsp. ukrainicus Gorbunov (1979)

not figuredPhacodiscus grandis Haeckel 1887

Phacodiscus lentiformis Haeckel 1887

Phacodiscus licharevi Lipman 1980

Phacodiscus rotula Haeckel 1887

Phacodiscus subsphaericus Lipman 1972

Phacodiscus testatus Kozlova & Gorbovets 1966
= Phacodiscus testatus


Citation: Phacodiscus Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Phacodiscus rotula Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D78]
Described on page(s) : 457
Family (traditional): Coccodiscidae

Current identification/main database link: Phacodiscus Haeckel 1881

Original Description

1a. Tribus: Sethodiscida. Phaeodiscida laevia aut .aspera, sine aculeis marginalibus.
B. testa medullari duplci.
BI. testa lentiformis sine zona.

1a. Tribe: Sethodiscida. Smooth or rough Phacodiscida, without marginal spines.
B. With double medullary shell.
BI. With the test lentiform, without equatorial zone. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


From the Greek phacodiscus = lenticular disk"

Extra details from original publication

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Editors' Notes


Haeckel, E. (1882a). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


Phacodiscus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 6-2-2023

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