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not figuredTricolocapsa brownii Haeckel 1887

Tricolocapsa decandollei Haeckel 1887

Tricolocapsa dioscoridis Haeckel 1887

Tricolocapsa elliptica Vinassa de Regny 1900

Tricolocapsa hexagonata Vinassa de Regny 1900

Tricolocapsa kuziensis Kanomata 1960

Tricolocapsa lageniformis Borisenko 1960

Tricolocapsa linnaei Haeckel 1887

Tricolocapsa pagodiformis Lipman 1953

Tricolocapsa parva Vinassa de Regny 1900

Tricolocapsa paucipora Vinassa de Regny 1900

Tricolocapsa schleidenii Haeckel 1887

Tricolocapsa theophrasti Haeckel 1887


Citation: Tricolocapsa Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Tricolocapsa theophrasti Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D136]
Described on page(s) : 436
Family (traditional): Artostrobiidae

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Current identification/main database link: Tricolocapsa Haeckel 1881

Original Description
3d. Tribus: Theocapsida. Tricyrtida clausa eradiata.
A.Theocapsida obtusa (sine spina apicali).
AII. cap. tub. (por. uno in tub. lat. prod.).

Translation: 3d. Tribe: Theocapsida. Closed, eradiate Tricyrtida.
A. Obtuse Theocapsida without apical spine).
All. With the cephalis having a tube (one pore prolonged into a lateral tube). (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: From the Greek tricolocapsa = three-jointed capsule"

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


Tricolocapsa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 16-5-2021

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