CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Pipettella tubulosa Haeckel 1887

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Pipettella tubulosa

Citation: Pipettella tubulosa Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.305
Family (traditional): Coccodiscidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell ellipsoidal, thin walled, distinctly separated from the two opposite tubes, which are cylindrical, longer than the main axis of the ellipsoid, and one-sixth as broad as the shorter axis. The longer axis of the ellipsoid bears to the shorter the proportion of 5: 4 Network of the shell and of the tubes equal, regular, with very small circular pores, about as broad as the bars; sixteen to eighteen pores on the half equator of the shell.

Longer axis of the ellipsoid 0.15, shorter axis 0.12; length of the tubes 0.16 to 0.2, breadth of them 0.02; pores of the network 0.003, bars 0.003.

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


Pipettella tubulosa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-6-2021

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