Spicules thin, two-edged or quadrangular-prismatic, same diameter from base to origin of apophyses. Delicate lattice shell spherical, with very large subcircular to irregularly polygonal pores with thin bars. Basal ends of spicules form a central mass. Sutures give rise to short, smooth accessory spines. Diameter of sphere: 0.11 mm; spicule length: 0.11 mm.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Acantharia Order Arthracanthida Suborder Sphaenacantha Family Dorataspidae Genus Pleuraspis Species Pleuraspis bipennis
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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