The shell bears 3-4 (up to 6) short tubes with perforated walls whose distal end is tapered, ending in a slanted pore provided with 1-2 conspicuous spines. Shell diameter: 65-100 µm. (C. Polycystina (Spumellaria)).
Ref.: Strelkov and Reshetnjak (1971), Nigrini and Moore (1979).
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Polycystina Order Spumellaria Family Collosphaeridae Genus Solenosphaera Species Solenosphaera chierchiae
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
Scientific synonyms and common names
Otosphaera polymorpha Solenosphaera collina
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