Watznaueria britannica Stradner 1963 (haptophyte alga)

Prymnesiophyceae - Watznaueriales - Watznaueriaceae

Alternative combination: Coccolithus britannica

Belongs to Watznaueria according to P. R. Bown 1998

Sister taxa: Watznaueria barnesiae, Watznaueria bayackii, Watznaueria biporta, Watznaueria fasciata, Watznaueria fossacincta, Watznaueria manivitiae, Watznaueria ovata, Watznaueria quadriradiata, Watznaueria rawsonii, Ellipsagelosphaera frequens

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Austria (1 collection), Germany (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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