Sphere with large pores, wide bars. Spicules 4-edged proximally, cylindrical distally, section outside sphere 3-5 times longer than within sphere. Aspinal pores oval, 5-7 times larger than bars. Accessory spines very long, 2 times shellradius, zigzag. Spicule length: 0.31-0.50 mm; accessory spines: 0.15-0.20 mm; shell diameter: 0.6-0.1 mm.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Acantharia Order Arthracanthida Suborder Sphaenacantha Family Dorataspidae Genus Lychnaspis Species Lychnaspis maxima
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
Sorry, there are no scientific synonyms and common names available for this species
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