Classification: Coccolithophores -> Isochrysidales -> Isochrysidaceae
Sister taxa: Noelaerhabdaceae, Prinsiaceae, Isochrysidaceae,

Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma) Granddaughter taxa

Similar to Isochrysis, but plastids orange rather than brown.


Citation: Isochrysidaceae Pascher, 1910
Rank: Family

Distinguishing features: Non-calcifying Isochrysidales

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Isochrysidaceae [no catalog entry yet]

Search data:
MetricsLith size: 0->0┬Ám;
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Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at top of No known fossil record modern (100% up, 0Ma, in stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Pascher, A. (1910). Chrysomonaden aus dem Hirschberger Grossteiche. Monographien und Abhandlungen zur Internationalen Revue der gesamten Hydrobiologie und Hydrographie. 1: 66-. gs :: ::


Isochrysidaceae compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 16-7-2020

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