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Acuturris F.H.Wind & S.W.Wise, 1977

Holotype species: Acuturris scotus (J.B.Risatti) F.H.Wind & S.W.Wise

Original publication and holotype designation: Wise, S.W. & Wind, F.H. (1977). Mesozoic and Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils recovered by DSDP Leg 36 drilling on the Falkland Plateau, south-west Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project 36: 269-491.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Habitat notes
Upper Cretaceous; Mississippi, U.S.A. - (18 Jun 2018) - M.D. Guiry

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Created: 16 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 June 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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