CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Sethosphaera entosiphonia Haeckel 1887

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Sethosphaera entosiphonia

Citation: Sethosphaera entosiphonia Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM28
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.71

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell with smooth surface and regular circular pores, separated by hexagonal frames, twice as broad as the bars. Six to eight on the quadrant. Each pore is prolonged on the inside of the shell in a short conical centripetal tube, twice as long as its diameter.

Size: Diameter of the shell 0.15, outer pores 0.008, bars 0.004, length of the tubuli 0.015.

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


Sethosphaera entosiphonia compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-3-2021

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