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(Haeckel)

Single shell with large, regular polygonal meshes separated by very thin bars. Nodal points bear short, bristle-shaped spines; no primary (conspicuously larger) radial spines (broken-off on specimen photographed). Shell diameter: 60-90 µm.

Ref.: Boltovskoy and Riedel (1980).

Acanthosphaera actinota