Home|Search|Identify|Taxonomic tree|Quiz|About this site|Feedback
Developed by ETI BioInformatics
Characteristics, distribution and ecology
Taxonomische classification
Synonyms and common names
Literature references
Images, audio and video
Links to other Web sites

Cyttarocylis cassis (Haeckel, 1873)
Cyttarocylis plagiostoma (Daday, 1887)

This group comprises:

¥ Cyttarocylis cassis (Haeckel, 1837)
¥ Cyttarocylis eucecryphalus (Haeckel, 1887)
¥ Cyttarocylis magna (Brandt, 1906)

¥ forma plagiostoma (Daday, 1887)
Lorica an elongate to globose cone, shorter than in forma typica. Aboral end rounded, truncate, or sometimes forming a short and thick aboral horn.
Ref.: Brandt (1906-1907), Balech (1959).

¥ forma typica Alder, 1999
Lorica an elongate cone, variable in length, with acute (or sometimes truncated) aboral end. Wall sometimes with irregular fenestrae.
Ref.: Brandt (1906-1907), Balech (1959).

Cyttarocylis cassis/plagiostoma