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Phylum Haptophyta Hibberd ex Cavalier-Smith 1986 (haptophyte alga)

Chromalveolata

Parent taxon: Chromalveolata according to S. M. Adl et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Alveolata, Cryptophycae

Subtaxa: Helicosphaera, Prymnesiophyceae, Reticulofenestra, Syracosphaera, Umbilicosphaera

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Ecology: passively mobile planktonic "photoautotroph"