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Toweius petalosus

- Coccolithacea

Taxonomy
Toweius petalosus was named by Ellis and Lohman (1973). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Tombigbee River below Demopolis Rooster Bridge [Clayton Fm], which is in a Danian marine horizon in the Clayton Formation of Alabama.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Toweius petalosus Ellis and Lohman p. 107 figs. pl. 1, figs. 1-11

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RankNameAuthor
familyCoccolithaceaEllis and Lohman 1973
genusToweiusHay and Mohler 1973
RankNameAuthor
speciespetalosus

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