Proterotainia montana M.R.Walter, J.H.Oehler & D.Z.Oehler 1976

Publication Details
Proterotainia montana M.R.Walter, J.H.Oehler & D.Z.Oehler 1976: 874, pl. 1: fig. 1a-b

Published in: 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.

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Publication date: 20 October 1976

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Proterotainia.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), found in mountainous places.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 27 September 2023 by E.A. Molinari Novoa.

Last updated: 27 September 2023

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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 27 February 2024

 
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