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Citation: Perispongidium Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 459

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Current identification:

Original Description
3a. Tribus: Trematodiscida. Porodiscida inermia vel anacantha, sine aculeis marginalibus et sine brachiis cameratis.
A. testa disciformi simplici sine ostio marginali coronato.
AIII. disco zona spongiosa.

Translation: 3a. Tribe: Trematodiscida. Porodiscida which are unarmed or without spines, without marginal spines and without chambered arms.
A. With simple, discoidal test without a coronate marginal opening.
AII. With the disk having a broad porous zone (a girdle forming an equatorial porous lamina).
AIII. With the disk having a spongy zone. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


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


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

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