Rhyniotaxillus devonicus Krings & Sergeev 2019
Rhyniotaxillus devonicus Krings & Sergeev 2019: 67; pl. I.
Published in: Krings, M. & Sergeev, V.N. (2019). A coccoid, colony-forming cyanobacterium from the Lower Devonian Rhynie chert that resembles Eucapsis (Synechococcales) and Entophysalis (Chroococcales). Review of Palaeobotany & Palynology 268: 65-71, 1 pl.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhyniotaxillus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
UK: Scotland: Aberdeenshire (Rhynie chert). Early Devonian.
Described as a fossil.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
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Verified by: 15 September 2021 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.