Oscillatoriopsis obtusa J.W.Schopf 1968

Publication Details
Oscillatoriopsis obtusa J.W.Schopf 1968: 667, pl. 77: fig. 8

Published in: Schopf, J.W. (1968). Microflora of the Bitter Springs Formation, Late Precambrian, Central Australia. Journal of Paleontology 42(3): 651-688, 6 figures, 5 tables, plates 77-86.

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Publication date: May 1968

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

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

Described as a fossil.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

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

Last updated: 27 December 2023

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 December 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 April 2024

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