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not figuredSpongostylus hastatus Haeckel 1887

not figuredSpongostylus serratus Haeckel 1887


Citation: Spongostylus Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Spongostylus hastatus Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D56]
Described on page(s) : 455
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
6b. Tribus: Spongostylida. Spongosphaeria dissacantha (aculeis duobus oppositis aequalibus, in uno axo sitis).
A. testa medtillari simplici.

Translation: 6b. Tribe: Spongostylida. Spongosphaeria with two spines (with two equal, opposite spines situated in one axis).
A. with single medullary shell. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek spongostylus = spongy shell with styles"


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


Spongostylus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 25-2-2021

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