Rhabdosphaera Haeckel 1894 (haptophyte alga)

Coccolithophyceae - Syracosphaerales - Rhabdosphaeraceae

Full reference: E. Haeckel. 1894. Systematische Phylogenie der Protisten und Pflanzen. Entwurf eines Natürlichen Systems der Organismen auf Grund ihrer Stammesgeschichte. Theil1, Systematische Phylogenie der Protisten und Pflanzen

Parent taxon: Rhabdosphaeraceae according to J. R. Young and P. R. Bown 1997

Sister taxa: Acanthoica, Algirosphaera, Blackites, Discosphaera, Pseudotriquetrorhabdulus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic "photoautotroph"


• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections)

• Pliocene of Italy (1)

• Miocene of Azerbaijan (1)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1), United States (4: California, Georgia)

Total: 9 collections including 34 occurrences

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