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Flabellites Thierstein 1973 (haptophyte alga)

Prymnesiophyceae - Podorhabdales - Cretarhabdaceae

PaleoDB taxon number: 87814

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

Sister taxa: Cretarhabdus, Cruciellipsis, Grantarhabdus, Helenea, Miravetesina, Pickelhaube, Polypodorhabdus, Retecapsa, Speetonia

Subtaxa: Flabellites oblongus

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Type: Watznaueria oblongus

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic "photoautotroph"