Shell massive, ovoid or spherical. Spicules outside shell long, sword-shaped, basal ends conical, joined at center into spherical or ellipsoidal body. Sutures well marked. Usually 1 sutural pore per suture, seldom 2 pores, 5-6 times smaller than aspinal. Diameter of shell (without spicules): 0.14-0.16 mm; length of spicules: 0.06-0.07 mm.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Acantharia Order Arthracanthida Suborder Sphaenacantha Family Dorataspidae Genus Dorataspis Species Dorataspis micropora
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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