CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Tripodiscium tristylospyris Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> T -> Tripodiscium -> Tripodiscium tristylospyris
Other pages this level: T. clavatum, T. furcatum, T. globosum, T. ovatum, T. ramosum, T. sphaerocephalum, T. tristylospyris

Tripodiscium tristylospyris

Citation: Tripodiscium tristylospyris Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM17
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type specimens: pl.52, fig.22
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1143

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Current identification:


Original Description
Shell subspherical, with regular, circular pores, twice as broad as the bars. Mouth constricted, half as broad as the shell, with three short spindle-shaped feet, which are nearly parallel and vertical, half as long as the shell. (Similar to Tristylospyris scaphipes, Pl. 84, fig. 13, but without sagittal ring and constriction.)

Size: Shell 0.08 long, 0.07 broad; feet 0.04 long.

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Tripodiscium tristylospyris under the subgeneric name Tripodiscinus, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.[comment from RadWorld database]

References:

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


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