Syracolithus (Kamptner) Deflandre, 1952
Lectotype species: Syracolithus dalmaticus (Kamptner) Leoblich Jr.& Tappan
Original publication and holotype designation: Deflandre, G. (1952). Classe des Coccolithophoridés (Coccolithophoridae Lohmann, 1902). In: Traité de Zoologie. Phylogenie, Protozoaires : généralités, Flagellés. (Grassé, P.P. Eds) Vol. 1(1), pp. 439-470, figures 339-364bis. Paris: Masson et Cie.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2021-10-08 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as masculine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Comments: Following the recent observations that many holococcolithophores are phases in the life cycles of heterococcolithophores, the family Calyptrosphaeraceae is now known to be polyphyletic, so Jordan
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 08 October 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2022