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Archaeplastida

Taxonomy
Archaeplastida is an unranked clade. It is extant.

It was assigned to Eukaryota by Adl et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Archaeplastida Adl et al. p. 401 figs. Table 1

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
RankNameAuthor
Archaeplastida
Archaeplastida

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
No ecological data are available

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Rhyacian to the top of the Holocene or 2300.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 2050.0 Ma

Collections (1897 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Rhyacian2300.0 - 2050.0USA (Michigan) Grypania spiralis (192010)
Mesoproterozoic1600.0 - 1000.0China (Yanshan) Archaeplastida indet. (180121)
Mesoproterozoic1600.0 - 1000.0India (Bihar) Grypania spiralis (192009)
Neoproterozoic1000.0 - 541.0China (Tianjin) Grypania spiralis (10312)
Neoproterozoic1000.0 - 541.0USA (Montana) Grypania spiralis (10306) Proterotainia montana, Proterotainia neihartensis, Lanceoforma striata, Grypania spiralis (192007)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0China (Guizhou) Grypania spiralis (91632)
Nemakit-Daldynian - Tommotian541.0 - 520.0Russian Federation (Sakha) Tasmanites tenellus (99229)
Early/Lower Cambrian541.0 - 513.0Norway (Svalbard Archipelago) Tasmanites bobrowskii, Tasmanites tenellus (148618) Tasmanites tenellus, Tasmanites bobrowskii, Tasmanites volkovae (148617 148621)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Finland (Soderfjarden) Tasmanites sp. (41196)
Botomian - Lenian516.0 - 513.0Russian Federation Margaretia sp. (10018)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (California) Margaretia chamblessi (192227)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (Pennsylvania) Margaretia sp. (9314)
Delamaran513.0 - 505.0USA (Utah) Margaretia dorus (77218) Margaretia sp. (77219)
Middle Cambrian513.0 - 501.0Canada (British Columbia) Margaretia sp. (171308)
Middle Cambrian513.0 - 501.0USA (Idaho) Margaretia angustata (127485)
St Davids513.0 - 501.0Canada (British Columbia) Margaretia dorus (122094) Margaretia sp. (122072)
Marjumian513.0 - 498.5USA (Utah) Margaretia dorus (261) Margaretia sp. (56144)
Ibexian488.3 - 471.8USA (Utah) Calathium sp. (119446)
Tremadoc485.4 - 477.7China (Anhui) Calathium sp. (80137)
Tremadoc485.4 - 477.7China (Hubei) Calathium sp. (4727 61726 61728 154776) Calathium sp., Receptaculitidae indet. (61727)