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Porpeia J.W. Bailey ex J. Ralfs in A. Pritchard 1861, pg. 850
Generitype T: Porpeia quadriceps J.W. Bailey ex J. Ralfs in A. Pritchard 1861
Designated by Bailey ex Ralfs in Pritchard (001063)
Year Designated 1861
Nomenclatural status valid
Recent revisions
Comments Introduced as Porpeia (Bailey, MS.). Type by monotypy.
Published in

Pritchard, A. 1861  (ref. 1063)

A history of infusoria, living and fossil: arranged according to Die infusionsthierchen of C.G. Ehrenberg; containing colored engravings, illustrative of all the genera, and descriptions of all the species in that work, with several new ones; to which is appended an account of those recently discovered in the chalk formations. xii.

Edition IV, revised and enlarged by J.T. Arlidge, W. Archer, J. Ralfs, W.C. Williamson and the author. London, Whittaker and Co., 1861. xiii + 968 pp., 40 pls.