radiolaria - rads_cat - Triolena trispinosa

CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Triolena trispinosa Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> T -> Triolena -> Triolena trispinosa
Other pages this level: T. hexabelone, T. primordialis, T. tribelone, T. trigonalis, T. trispinosa

Triolena trispinosa

Citation: Triolena trispinosa Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.564
Family (traditional): not-known

Current identification:

Original Description
Arm-chambers ovate, in the basal half nearly as broad as the hexagonal central chamber, at the pointed distal end with a strong conical radial spine of double the length. Surface rough.

Diameter of the shell 550µm [probably 55µm], of the central chamber 20µm.

Etymology: Latin tri + spinosus -a -um = triple spinous

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)


Haeckel, E (1887). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


Triolena trispinosa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 28-9-2021

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