CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Triplagia horizontalis Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> T -> Triplagia -> Triplagia horizontalis
Other pages this level: T. horizontalis, T. primordialis, T. triradialis

Triplagia horizontalis

Citation: Triplagia horizontalis Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.909
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Spines curved, cylindrical, irregularly branched, with three primary and nine to twelve secondary branches, which are also slightly curved. The angles between the bases of the three spines are equal, but the size and form of the branches different.

Length of the three spines 0.15 to 0.25, of the basal branches 0.5 to 0.08.

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


Triplagia horizontalis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 13-5-2021

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