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Aegospyris aegoceras Haeckel 1887

not figuredAegospyris aequispina Haeckel 1887

Aegospyris caprina Haeckel 1887

Aegospyris incertecoronata Clark & Campbell 1942

not figuredAegospyris octospina Haeckel 1887

Aegospyris transitionalis Clark & Campbell 1942


Citation: Aegospyris Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Aegospyris aequispina Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D112]
Described on page(s) : 442
Family (traditional): Trissocyclidae

Current identification:

Original Description

4a. Tribus: Aegospyrida. Pentaspyrida acuta, cum spina apicali (pedibus simplicibus).
B. spinis apicalibus tribus (media occipitali, duabus parietalibus).

4a. Tribe: Aegospyrida. Acute Pentaspyrida, with an apical spine (feet simple).
B. With three apical spines (one median occipital, two parietal). (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)


Greek aegospyris = goat-basket"

Extra details from original publication

Editors' Notes
[Synonymized with Triceraspyris Haeckel by Petrushevskaya, 1975c, p.593.

Synonymized with DENDROSPYRIS by Dumitrica, in De Wever et al., 2001]


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


Aegospyris compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-2-2023

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