CATALOG OF ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS: Tristylospyris scaphipes Haeckel 1887

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Higher levels: rads_cat -> T -> Tristylospyris -> Tristylospyris scaphipes
Other pages this level: T. balboaensis, T. beringensis, T. bursa, T. clavipes, T. fenestrata, T. furcata, T. herdisae, T. lagunaensis, T. lunadae, T. neogamos, T. palmipes, T. ramosa, T. raripora, T. scaphipes, T. sphaerococcos, T. tripodiscium

Tristylospyris scaphipes

Citation: Tristylospyris scaphipes Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Type locality: LM12
Type age (chronostrat): [presumably Quaternary though some forms reported from this station appear to be Tertiary]
Type specimens: pl.84, fig.13
Type repository: No information given
Described on page(s) : p.1033

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Current identification/main database link: Tholospyris scaphipes (Haeckel) Goll 1969

Original Description
Shell nut-shaped, smooth, with sharp sagittal stricture. Pores very small and numerous, circular; two pairs of larger pores on both sides of the ring. Basal plate with four large pores (?). Feet about half as long as the shell, angular, shovel-shaped, straight, parallel, vertical.

Size: Shell 0.06 long, 0.08 broad; feet 0.04 long.

Editors' Notes
Haeckel listed Tristylospyris scaphipes under the subgeneric name Tristylospyrula, but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.[comment from RadWorld database]


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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