(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).
Kingdom ProtoctistaPhylum ActinopodaSubphylum SarcodinaClass PolycystinaOrder SpumellariaFamily ActinommidaeGenus AcanthosphaeraSpecies Acanthosphaera actinota
Status in World Register of Marine SpeciesNot included in WoRMS database
Scientific synonyms and common namesAcanthosphaera tenuissima
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