Classification: non_cocco -> Haptophytes -> Pavlovales
Sister taxa: Pavlovales, Phaeocystales, Prymnesiales,

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


Citation: Pavlovales Green 1976
Rank: Order

Catalog entries: Pavlovales

Original description: Motile or palmelloid unicellular organisms; if non-motile, producing motile swarmers. Motile cells with two unequal, often anisokont, heterodynamic flagella and a haptonema; the shorter flagellum sometimes reduced to a vestigial structure.

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): within No known fossil record modern (0.00-0.00Ma, base in stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database


Green, J. C. (1976b). Notes on the flagellar apparatus and taxonomy of Pavlova mesolychnon van der Veer, and on the status of Pavlova Butcher and related genera within the Haptophyceae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 56: 595-602. gs :: ::


Pavlovales compiled by Jeremy R. Young viewed: 5-6-2020

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