CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Palaeotetrapyle Dumitrica 1988

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Palaeotetrapyle muelleri Dumitrica 1988
= Palaeotetrapyle muelleri


Citation: Palaeotetrapyle Dumitrica 1988
Rank: genus
Type species: Palaeotetrapyle muelleri Dumitrica 1988
Described on page(s) : 186
Family (traditional): Pyloniidae

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Current identification:

Original Description
Palaeotetrapylinae n. subfam. Dumitrica, 1988, p. 184: Pyloniidae with systems of three elliptical latticed girdles in three mutually perpendicular planes. Microsphere heteropolar, without dorsal sagittal beam and with more than eight pores on the middle part and more than four on the apical.]
Skeleton of two to three systems of girdles, each girdle with four wide gates.

Etymology: From the Greek palaio = ancient and Tetrapyle MĂĽller.


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


Palaeotetrapyle compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 15-4-2021

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