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Triplecta triactis Haeckel 1887

not figuredTriplecta triangulum Haeckel 1887


Citation: Triplecta Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Triplecta triangulum Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D104]
Described on page(s) : 424

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Current identification:

Original Description
2a. Tribus: Triplectida. Skeleto viminali, aculeis tribus ramosis composito, quorum rami caliti vimentum laxum formant.
A.vimento regulari, tribus aculeis ordine dispositis.
AI. Aculeis tribus in aequa planitie sitis, vimento reticulum planum formante
2a. Tribe: Triplectida. Skeleton wicker-like, composed of three branched spines, the branches of which coalesce to form a loose wickerwork.
A.Wickerwork regular, the three spines regularly arranged.
AI.The three spines situated in the same plane, forming a flat wickerwork reticulum.
(Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek triplecta = hunting net with three beams"


Haeckel, E. (1882). 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


Triplecta compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 19-4-2021

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