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Tholospyris baconiana spinula Goll 1973

Tholospyris baconiana variabilis Goll 1973
= Tholospyris baconiana variabilis
Tholospyris caudata Kozlova 1983

Tholospyris cupola Haeckel 1887

Tholospyris devexa Goll 1973
= Tholospyris devexa devexa
Tholospyris devexa dusenburyi Goll 1973

Tholospyris devexa finalis Goll 1973
= Tholospyris devexa finalis
Tholospyris fenestrata Haeckel 1887

Tholospyris fornicata Popofsky 1913
= Tholospyris fornicata
not figuredTholospyris galeata Haeckel 1887

Tholospyris gephyristes Hülsemann 1963
= Tholospyris gephyristes
Tholospyris infericosta Goll 1969
= Tholospyris infericosta
Tholospyris procera Goll 1969
= Tholospyris procera
Tholospyris ramosa Haeckel 1887

Tholospyris spinosus Kruglikova 1974

Tholospyris tautessares Renaudie & Lazarus 2016

Tholospyris tripodiscus Haeckel 1887
= Tholospyris tripodiscus


Citation: Tholospyris Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Tholospyris tripodiscus Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D114]
Described on page(s) : 441
Family (traditional): Trissocyclidae

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Current identification/main database link: Tholospyris Haeckel 1881

Original Description
1a. Tribus: Acrospyrida. Triospyrida acuta, cum spina apicali (vel occipitali).
B. spina apicali ramosa, ramis confluentibus cupulam clathratam formantibus.
BI. pedibus tribus simplicibus.

Translation: la. Tribe: Acrospyrida. Acute Triospyrida, with apical (or occipital) spine.
B. With apical spine branched, the branches confluent to form a latticed cupola.
BI. With three feet simple. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek tholospyris = basket with a cupola"

Extra details from original publication

Sub-genera described:


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


Tholospyris compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 12-5-2021

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