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Authority

(Haeckel) Fol (1881: 22, pl. 1, fig. 6)

Class

Spirotrichea

Order

Tintinnida

Family

Cyttarocylididae

Additional References

Laackmann (1910a: 446), Jörgensen (1924: 78), Alder (1999: 351)

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Basionym

Dictyocysta cassis Haeckel (1873: 563, pl. 27, figs 1–3)

Synonyms

Cyttarocylis conica (Brandt) Kofoid & Campbell (1929: 112, fig. 220)

Description

Lorica 110–215 (–325) × 75–150 µm, broadly to narrowly obconical; short collar everted funnel-like; antapical horn lacking or indistinct; wall reticulate.

Distribution

Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean (Wasik & Mikolajczyk, 1990); Atlantic, Indian Ocean (Laackmann, 1910a); Mediterranean Sea (Jörgensen, 1924).

Comments

N/A

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