Proterotainia M.R.Walter, J.H.Oehler & D.Z.Oehler, 1976
Holotype species: Proterotainia montana M.R.Walter, J.H.Oehler & D.Z.Oehler
Original publication and holotype designation: Walter, M.R., Oehler, J.H. & Oehler, D.Z. (1976). Megascopic Algae 1300 Million Years Old from the Belt Supergroup, Montana: A Reinterpretation of Walcott's Helminthoidichnites. Journal of Paleontology 50(5): 872-881, 2 plates.
Fossil: This is a genus of fossil species, or a genus with a fossil type species, or a genus the type species of which was originally described as a fossil.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2023-09-27 by E.A. Molinari Novoa.
Taxonomic status: This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 September 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2023