Ellipsoidal outer shell with irregular pores, surface often thorny or spiny (electron- and light microsc. 2), inner structure spiral. One of the poles bears a pylome surrounded by larger spines. Major diameter: 80-170 µm.
Ref.: Nigrini and Moore (1979).
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Polycystina Order Spumellaria Family Litheliidae Genus Larcopyle Species Larcopyle butschlii
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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