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not figuredSethophaena enneaptera Haeckel 1887

Sethophaena hexaptera Haeckel 1887

not figuredSethophaena polyptera Haeckel 1887

not figuredSethophaena tetraptera Haeckel 1887


Citation: Sethophaena Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 1285
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Sethophænida (vel Dicyrtida multiradiata clausa) with lateral apophyses. Cephalis with a horn.

Etymology: From the Greek sethophaena = sieve-shell"


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


Sethophaena compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 17-5-2021

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