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not figuredTripodiscium clavatum Haeckel 1887

not figuredTripodiscium furcatum Haeckel 1887

Tripodiscium globosum Vinassa de Regny 1900

not figuredTripodiscium ovatum Haeckel 1887

Tripodiscium ramosum Haeckel 1887

Tripodiscium sphaerocephalum Haeckel 1887

Tripodiscium tristylospyris Haeckel 1887


Citation: Tripodiscium Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Tripodiscium tristylospyris Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D117]
Described on page(s) : 427

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Current identification/main database link: Tripodiscium

Original Description
1b. Tribus: Archipilida Monocyrtida aperta triradiaita.
C. Archipilida, tripoda (= Tripodiscida).(Archipilida margine ostii tribus appendicibus ornato).
BI. obtusa (capitulo laevi, non spinoso)
Ib. tribus pedibus ramosis

Translation: 1b. Tribe: Archipilida. Open, triradiate monocyrtids.
C. Three-footed Archipilida (= Tripodiscida). (Archipilida with the apertural margin provided with three appendages).
BI. Obtuse (cephalis smooth, not spiny)
Ib. Three feet branched. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek tripodiscium = shell with three small feet"

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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


Tripodiscium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-4-2021

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