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Asterocalculus Sokac and Grgasovic 1998

Rhodophyceae - Gymnocodiaceae

PaleoDB taxon number: 171981

Full reference: B. Sokac and T. Grgasovic. 1998. Asterocalculus heraki n. gen., n. sp., a new calcareous alga (Gymnocodiaceae) from the Upper Triassic Hauptdolomite of Zumberak, north Croatia. Facies 38:197-206

Parent taxon: Gymnocodiaceae according to B. Sokac and T. Grgasovic 1998

Sister taxa: Diversocallis, Gymnocodium, Nanjinophycus, Permocalculus, Succodium

Subtaxa: Asterocalculus heraki

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Type: Asterocalculus heraki

Ecology: stationary epifaunal "photoautotroph"