All spicules of equal size and shape, 4-winged, tips sharp, with small leaf-cross. Cell body spherical, light yellow to light brown. Ectoplasmic cortex single-layered. Each spicule with 40 myonemes. Diameter of cell body: 0.1-0.16 mm; spicule length: 0.4-0.6 mm; breadth of leaf-cross: 0.012-0.08 mm.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Acantharia Order Arthracanthida Suborder Phyllacantha Family Phyllostauridae Genus Phyllostaurus Species Phyllostaurus cuspidatus
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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