† Rhomboaster


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Protista  ⇒ ohne Rang: Chromalveolata  ⇒ ohne Rang: Chromista  ⇒ Unterreich: Hacrobia  ⇒ Stamm: Haptophyta  ⇒ Klasse: Coccolithophyceae  ⇒ Familie: Rhomboasteraceae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Bramlette & Sullivan, 1961

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Additional data by PBDB, License: CC BY

Motility: passively mobile
Habit: depth=surface
Environment: brackish, marine, oligotrophic, oceanic


Compositon of the remains:

low Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 1)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • P. R. Bown, 2005 - Palaeogene calcareous nannofossils from the Kilwa and Lindi areas of coastal Tanzania (Tanzania Drilling Project 2003-4) - Journal of Nannoplankton Research (27), 21-95 (journal article, English)
  • M. N. Bramlette, 1961 - Coccolithophorids and related nannoplankton of the Early Tertiary in California - Micropaleontology (7), 129-188 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 5zvacm8_WUyQwC4Bd-QNFg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 72DA3BE7-3F6F-4C59-90C0-2E0177E40D16
Database ID 94159