Similar to Cladococcus cervicornis, differs in that spines can be 3-bladed, thickening toward their distal end; branches are short and dull, resembling the horns or a reindeer. Pores are more irregular in size and shape. Shell diameter without spines: ca. 60 µm.
Ref.: Hollande and Enjumet (1960), Boltovskoy and Riedel (1980).
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Polycystina Order Spumellaria Family Actinommidae Genus Cladococcus Species Cladococcus megaceros
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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