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Peromelissa calva Haeckel 1887

Peromelissa phalacra Haeckel 1887
= Peromelissa phalacra
not figuredPeromelissa psilocrana Haeckel 1887


Citation: Peromelissa Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Peromelissa phalacra Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D124]
Described on page(s) : 433
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae

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Current identification/main database link: Peromelissa Haeckel 1881

Original Description
2e. Tribus: Sethoperida. Dyocyrtida cluasa triradiata
A. Sethoperida obtusa (capitulo laevi, non spinoso).
AI. secundo articulo rotundato, tribus spinis laterlaibus ornato.

Translation: 2e. Tribe: Sethoperida. Triradiate, closed Dyocyrtida.
A. Obtuse Sethoperida (with cephalis smooth, not spiny).
AI. With second segment rounded, provided with three lateral spines. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek peromelissa = pouch-bee"


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


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

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