Species of family “Clade CON” (1)

Conqueria laevis

Order “"monothalamids"” > Family “Clade CON” > Genus “Conqueria

Original description Gooday, A. J., Pawlowski, J., 2004, J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K., 84, 919-924 (270 KB)
Further reference Pawlowski, J., Holzmann, M., Berney, C., Fahrni, J., Cedhagen, T., Bowser, S.,S., 2002, J. For. Res., 32, 334-343 (123 KB)

General description

The test is elongate, tubular, with a smooth outline uninterrupted by irregularities apart from slight fluctuations in width. There is a single terminal aperture.The test is usually more or less straight or slightly curved, occasionally more strongly curved or following asinuous course. It ranges from 340 to 1400 mm in length and 50 to 100 mm in width.

Representative pictures

Conqueria laevis Conqueria laevis, holotype
6 specimens