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Citation: Tricolpera Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Described on page(s) : 436

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Current identification:

Original Description
3d. Tribus: Theocapsida. Tricyrtida clausa eradiata.
B. Theocapsida acuta (cum spina apicali).
BI. testa laevi.

Translation: 3d. Tribe: Theocapsida. Closed, eradiate Tricyrtida.
B. Acute Theocapsida (with apical spine).
BI. With smooth test. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Editors' Notes
No type species has been designated. Haeckel [1887a, p.1432] suggests that perhaps Tricolocapsa dioscoridis Haeckel, 1887a and Tricolocapsa theophrasti Haeckel, 1887a belong in this genus.


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


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

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