# Tetrapod-cut rhombicuboctahedron

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Tetrapod-cut rhombicuboctahedron | |
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Rank | 3 |

Type | Orbiform |

Space | Spherical |

Notation | |

Bowers style acronym | Tepcus |

Elements | |

Faces | 8 triangles 2+4 squares 4 octagons |

Edges | 8+8+8+16 |

Vertices | 8+16 |

Vertex figure | 8 (4.8.3/2.8) 16 (3.4.8) |

Measures (edge length 1) | |

Circumradius | |

Volume | |

Number of external pieces | 26 |

Related polytopes | |

Conjugate | Cross-hatch great cubicuboctahedron |

Convex hull | Small rhombicuboctahedron |

Convex core | Square prism |

Abstract & topological properties | |

Orientable | Yes |

Properties | |

Symmetry | B2×A1, order 16 |

Convex | No |

Nature | Tame |

The **tetrapod-cut rhombicuboctahedron** is an orbiform polyhedron. It consists of 8 triangles, 6 squares, and 4 octagons. It can be constructed as a blend of a small cubicuboctahedron with an octagonal prism. It appears as a cell in shado and scapto.

## External links[edit | edit source]

- Klitzing, Richard. "tepcus".