radiolaria - rads_cat - Zygocircus


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Higher levels: rads_cat -> Z -> Zygocircus
Other pages this level: Zealithapium, Zonarium, Zonidium, Zoniscus, Zonodiscus, Zygacantha, Zygartus, Zygocampe, Zygocircus, Zygospyris, Zygostephaniscus, Zygostephanium, Zygostephanus

Zygocircus acacia Haeckel 1887

Zygocircus acanthophorus Popofsky 1913

Zygocircus archicircus Popofsky 1913

Zygocircus buetschli Haeckel 1887
= Zygocircus buetschli
Zygocircus capulosus Popofsky 1913

Zygocircus cimelium Petrushevskaya & Kozlova 1972
= Zygocircus cimelium
not figuredZygocircus dodecanthus Haeckel 1887

not figuredZygocircus hexagonus Haeckel 1887

Zygocircus longispinus Tan & Tchang 1976

Zygocircus pentagonus Haeckel 1887

Zygocircus piscicaudatus Popofsky 1913
= Zygocircus piscicaudatus
Zygocircus polygonus Haeckel 1887

Zygocircus productus Bütschli 1882
= Zygocircus productus
Zygocircus productus subsp. abnormis Goll (1979)

Zygocircus productus subsp. tricarinatus Goll (1979)
= Zygocircus productus tricarinatus
not figuredZygocircus rhombicus Haeckel 1887

not figuredZygocircus sagittalis Haeckel 1887

not figuredZygocircus tetragonus Haeckel 1887

not figuredZygocircus trigonus Haeckel 1887

Zygocircus triquetrus Haeckel 1887


Citation: Zygocircus Bütschli 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Lithocircus productus Hertwig 1879 (monotypic)
Described on page(s) : 496
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae

Current identification/main database link: Zygocircus Bu_tschli 1882

Original Description



From the Greek zygocircus = yoked or symmetrical ring"

Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes


Bütschli, O (1882a). Beitrage zur Kenntnis des Radiolarienskelette, insbesondere der der Cyrtida. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 36: 486-540. gs


Zygocircus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 2-7-2022

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