NMITA: Neogene Marine Biota of Tropical America 

Schizocyathus fissilis Pourtalès, 1874


Photographs: Left photo:  specimen of Schizocyathus fissilis Pourtalès, 1874; locality PPP362 (Escudo de Veraguas Formation, Panama).   Right photo:  recent specimen  from Gulf of Mexico off Florida; specimen USNM 61744.

Photos in Cairns, 1995, Fig. 28, 29.

Scale bar = 1.0 mm (left), 1.6 mm (right).

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Last updated on July 25, 1997 - jpd.