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Phormobotrys cannothalamia Haeckel 1887

Phormobotrys folini Certes 1889

Phormobotrys pentathalamia Haeckel 1887

Phormobotrys trithalamia Haeckel 1887


Citation: Phormobotrys Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Phormobotrys trithalamia Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D144]
Described on page(s) : 440
Family (traditional): Cannobotryidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Botrida clausa, ostio testae (vel apertura articuli terminalis) clathrato.

B.Testa tubulis porosis instructa (laevi).

BIII. tubulo tribus.

Translation: Closed Botrida, with the aperture of the test (or aperture of the terminal segment) latticed.

B. With the test having porous tubes (smooth).

BIII. With three tubes. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek phormobotrys = grape basket"


Haeckel, E. (1882). 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


Phormobotrys compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 13-5-2021

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