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Pteropilium clathrocanium Haeckel 1887

Pteropilium clausum Su 1982

not figuredPteropilium eques Haeckel 1887

not figuredPteropilium hoplites Haeckel 1887

not figuredPteropilium pyramis Haeckel 1887

Pteropilium stratiotes Haeckel 1887
= Pteropilium stratiotes


Citation: Pteropilium Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Pteropilium stratiotes Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D130]
Described on page(s) : 435
Family (traditional): Plagiacanthidae

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Current identification/main database link: Pteropilium Haeckel 1881

Original Description
3b. Tribus: Theopilida. Tricystida aperta triradiata.
A. Theopilida secundo articulo triradiato (Pterocorida ) (= costis aut appendicibus medii articuli tribus perspicuis).
AI. limbata (ostia testae laevi aut succiso).
Ia. secundo articulo simpliciter clathrato.
a+++ cotis articuli secundi tribus in alas clathratas productis.
§§ tribus alis in capitulum productis.

Translation: 3b. Tribe: Theopilida. Open, triradiate Tricyrtida.
A. Theopilida with the second segment triradiate (Pterocorida) (that is, with three ribs or appendages of the middle segment visible).
AI. Girdled (aperture of the test smooth or truncate).
Ia. With second segment simply latticed.
a+++ With three ribs of the second segment prolonged into latticed wings.
§§ With the three wings extending to the cephalis. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek pteropilium = winged hat"

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Editors' Notes
[emended by Petrushevskaya, 1971b]


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


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