Spiculesfour-winged, of lanceolate outline, tapering from broader middle towards two ends. Apex pyramidal. Base with large leaf-star. From four wings arise in basal part (between first and second third of length) twelve triangular apophyses (three from each wing, arranged in crowns). Length of spicules: 0.3 mm, breadth in middle: 0.03 mm.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Acantharia Order Arthracanthida Suborder Phyllacantha Family Phyllostauridae Genus Pristacantha Species Pristacantha dodecodon
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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