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not figuredTrissopilium lithomelissa Haeckel 1887

not figuredTrissopilium tetraplecta Haeckel 1887


Citation: Trissopilium Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Trissopilium tetraplecta Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D118]
Described on page(s) : 427
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
1b. Tribus: Archipilida Monocyrtida aperta triradiaita.
A. Archipilida limbata (= Trissopilida). (Archipilida margine ostii laevi aut succiso).
A.II. acuta (capitulo spinoso, non leavi)
IIa. tribus spinis lateralibus

Translation: 1b. Tribe: Archipilida. Open, triradiate monocyrtids.
A. Bordered Archipilida (= Trissopilida). (Archipilida with the apertural margins smooth or truncate).
AII. Acute (cephalis spiny, not smooth).
IIa. Three lateral spines. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek trissopilium = small hat with three wings"


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


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

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