Skeleton reduced to four equidistant 3-bladed spines arising from a common central point; spines produce thin lateral braches which can anastomose forming a delicate, irregular web. Length of each spine: 25-30 µm.
Ref.: Haeckel (1887).
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Polycystina Order Nassellaria Family Plagoniidae Genus Tetraplecta Species Tetraplecta pinigera
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
Sorry, there are no scientific synonyms and common names available for this species
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