radiolaria - rads_cat - Dipylissa


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Dipylissa bensoni Dumitrica 1988
= Dipylissa bensoni


Citation: Dipylissa Dumitrica 1988
Rank: genus
Type species: Dipylissa bensoni Dumitrica 1988 (monotypic)
Described on page(s) : 190
Family (traditional): Pyloniidae

Current identification/main database link: Dipylissa Dumitrica 1988

Original Description
Dipylissinae n. subfam. Dumitrica, 1988, p. 188: Pyloniidae with systems of two single-capped latticed girdles disposed face to face along the sagittal axis and rotated 90° to one another. Microsphere with dorsal sagittal beam.

Ovoidal skeleton with two to three systems.

Etymology: From the Greek di: twice and pyle:gates. Feminine gender.


Dumitrica, P. (1988). New families and subfamilies of Pyloniacea (Radiolaria). Revue de Micropaléontologie. 31(3): 178-195. gs


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