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not figuredAmphipyle aceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle amphiceros Haeckel 1887

Amphipyle amphiptera Haeckel 1887

Amphipyle aspera Popofsky 1912

Amphipyle callizona Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle cladoceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle decaceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle dodecaceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle hexaceros Haeckel 1887

Amphipyle horrida Popofsky 1912

not figuredAmphipyle octoceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle platyptera Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle stauroceros Haeckel 1887

not figuredAmphipyle stenoptera Haeckel 1887

Amphipyle tetraceros Haeckel 1887


Citation: Amphipyle Haeckel 1882
taxonomic rank: genus
Type species: Amphipyle tetraceros Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D96]
Described on page(s) : 463
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description

2. Subfamilia: Pylophormida. Pylonida testa medullari simplici aut duplici praedita, quae radiis cum pontibus clathratis (inter fissuras testae ellipticae complanatae magnas sitis) conjuncta est.
A. fissuris duobus oppositis (in polis axis longitudinalis).
AI. testa bifida simplici.

2. Subfamily: Pylophormida. Pylonida with single or double medullary shell, which is joined by radii with latticed bridges (situated between the large gates of the flattened elliptical test).
A. With two opposite gates (at the poles of the longitudinal axis).
AI. Test simply forked. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

From the Greek amphipyle = with one gate on both sides"

Extra details from original publication

Sub-genera described:


Haeckel, E. (1882a). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs O


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