Peyssonnelia Decaisne 1841 (red algae)

Rhodophyceae - Cryptonemiales - Peyssonneliaceae

Parent taxon: Peyssonneliaceae according to N. P. James et al. 1988

Sister taxa: Ethelia, Polystrata

Subtaxa: Peyssonnelia antiqua Peyssonnelia antiqua

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (4 collections), French Polynesia (2), Greece (1), the Seychelles (1), United States (3: Hawaii)

• Miocene of Poland (1)

• Oligocene of Italy (1)

• Eocene of France (1), Germany (2), Italy (1)

• Paleocene of Croatia (1), France (4), Iraq (1), Italy (2), Slovakia (7), Spain (1)

• Cretaceous of Slovakia (1)

Total: 34 collections including 35 occurrences

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