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Citation: Plegmatium Haeckel 1882
taxonomic rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 424

Current identification:

Original Description

2c. Tribus: Polyplectida. Skeleto viminali. aculeis multis (quinque aut pluribus) ramosis composito, quorum rami coaliti vimentum laxum formant.
D.aculeis plurimis (10 -- 20 aut pluribus) e centro radiantibus, quorum rami coaliti vimentum irregulare formant.

2c. Tribe: Polyplectida. Skeleton of wickerwork, composed of many (five or more)
branched spines, the branches of which coalesce to form a loose wickerwork.
D. Spines very many (10 - 20 or more), radiating from the center, the branches of which coalesce to form an irregular wickerwork. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
[No species are known to have been described through 1930.]


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


Plegmatium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 23-5-2024

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