ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Bucanthus Bown 1987 (haptophyte alga)

Prymnesiophyceae - Stephanolithiales - Parhabdolithaceae

PaleoDB taxon number: 87856

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

Sister taxa: Crucirhabdus, Diductius, Mitrolithus, Parhabdolithus, Thurmannolithion, Timorella, Umbria

Subtaxa: Bucanthus decussatus

View classification

Type: Bucanthus decussatus

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic "photoautotroph"