radiolaria - rads_cat - Acrospyris


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Acrospyris clathrocanium Haeckel 1887

not figuredAcrospyris dictyophimus Haeckel 1887

not figuredAcrospyris fragilis Haeckel 1887

Acrospyris lingi Shilov 1995
= Acrospyris lingi
not figuredAcrospyris macrocephala Haeckel 1887

not figuredAcrospyris pyramidalis Haeckel 1887


Citation: Acrospyris Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Acrospyris clathrocanium Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D116]
Described on page(s) : 441
Family (traditional): Trissocyclidae

Current identification/main database link: Acrospyris Haeckel 1881

Original Description

1a. Tribus: Acrospyrida. Triospyrida acuta, cum spina apicali (vel occipitali).
A. spina apicali simplici libera.
AII. pedibus tribus ramosis.

la. Tribe: Acrospyrida. Acute Triospyrida, with apical (or occipital) spine.
A. With apical spine simple, free.
AII. With three branched feet. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Greek acrospyris = basket with an apical spine"

Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
[Synonymized with DENDROSPYRIS in De Wever et al., 2001]


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


Acrospyris compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 27-11-2022

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