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CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Plagoniscus nassellaris Haeckel 1887

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Plagoniscus nassellaris

Citation: Plagoniscus nassellaris Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: species
Described on page(s) : p.913
Type repository: No information given
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

Spines cylindrical, curved, irregularly branched. Apical spine half as long as, and less branched than the three basal spines, which are sigmoidal, nearly horizontally expanded in the proximal half, descending in the distal half.

Length of the apical spine 0.1, of the three basal spines 0.18. [dimensions in mm]

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 years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs O


Plagoniscus nassellaris compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-6-2024

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