CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Tripospyris triplecta Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> T -> Tripospyris -> Tripospyris triplecta
Other pages this level: T. angulata, T. bicornis, T. biloculata, T. byzantina, T. capellinii, T. capitata, T. conifera, T. cortina, T. cortiniscus, T. crassipes, T. diadema, T. diomma, T. dubia, T. eucolpos, T. furcata, T. galea, T. hexomma, T. karakumensis, T. mutinensis, T. sacramentoensis, T. semantidium, T. semantis, T. semantrum, T. tessaromma, T. triplecta, T. brevipes

Tripospyris triplecta

Citation: Tripospyris triplecta Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type specimens: pl.95, fig.2
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1027
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
Shell thorax-shaped, spiny, with deep sagittal stricture and semicircular internal ring. Basal plate with three large collar pores. Facial plate with four pairs, occipital plate with three pairs of large annular pores; the other pores small, subregular, circular. Apical horn and the feet slender, three-sided pyramidal, about as long as the shell.

Shell 0.1 long, 0.11 broad; horn and feet 0.1 to 0.15 broad.

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Tripospyris triplecta under the subgeneric name Tripospyrella, 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


Tripospyris triplecta compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-4-2021

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