CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Triopyle cordigera Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> T -> Triopyle -> Triopyle cordigera
Other pages this level: T. circulus, T. cordigera, T. hexagona, T. renigera, T. spinigera, T. trigona

Triopyle cordigera

Citation: Triopyle cordigera Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.565
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Disk hexagonal, four times as broad as the hexagonal central chamber Three arm-chambers triangular, at the base half as broad as at the truncated distal end,about the same size as the three heart-shaped gates. On the six corners of the margin (which forms a regular hexagon) are six pyramidal radial spines, as prolongations of the arm-edges.

Diameter of the disk 50µm, of the gates 20µm.

Editors' Notes
There was no illustration of this species in Haeckel (1887)
Haeckel listed under the subgeneric name , but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.


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


Triopyle cordigera compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 15-4-2021

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