Reticulofenestra Hay et al. 1966 (haptophyte alga)

Reticulofenestra

Parent taxon: Haptophyta according to M. Hyzny et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Helicosphaera, Prymnesiophyceae, Syracosphaera, Umbilicosphaera

Subtaxa: Reticulofenestra minuta Reticulofenestra pseudoumbilicus Reticulofenestra rotaria

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Ecology: passively mobile planktonic "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ireland (1 collection), the Philippines (1)

• Pliocene of Italy (1)

• Miocene of Azerbaijan (1), Ecuador (2), Greece (2), India (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Micronesia (1), Slovakia (1), Taiwan (1), Tanzania (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), United States (1: Virginia)

• Eocene of Italy (1), Jordan (1), Namibia (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (5: California, Georgia)

Total: 26 collections including 63 occurrences

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