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"Genus Desmophyllum Ehrenberg, 1834

 

 

 

Diagnosis, Solitary, trochoid, fixed. No pali. Columella absent or very small. Sparse endothecal dissepiments.

 

 

Type-species: Desmophyllmn dianthus Ehrenberg, 1834, by subsequent designation (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1850)." Cairns 1982, p. 29.

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Source: Antarctic Invertebrates Website (NMNH)

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