Botryococcus braunii Kutzing 1849 (green algae)


Belongs to Botryococcus according to M. C. Zamaloa 2004

See also Barreda and Palamarczuk 2000 and Christophel et al. 1987

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal "photoautotroph"


• Miocene to Pliocene of South Atlantic (2 collections)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), New Zealand (2)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (5)

• Paleogene of Argentina (1)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of Argentina (2), New Zealand (2)

• Cretaceous of Denmark (1)

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (1)

• Permian of United States (1: Kansas)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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