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Chrysochromulina fragilis

Classification: ntax_non_cocco -> Haptophytes -> Prymnesiales -> Chrysochromulinaceae -> Chrysochromulina -> likely pryms -> Chrysochromulina fragilis
Sister taxa: C. bergenensis, C. birgeri, C. brachycylindra, C. fragilis, C. mactra, C. mantoniae, C. pringsheimii


Citation: Chrysochromulina fragilis Leadbeater 1972
Rank: Species
Basionym: Chrysochromulina fragilis Leadbeater 1972
Taxonomic discussion: not saddle shaped so likely in Prymnesium group (Edvardsen et al. 2011)

Catalog entries: Chrysochromulina fragilis

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source:
First occurrence (base): within No known fossil record modern (0-0Ma, base in "Holocene" stage). Data source:


Leadbeater, B. S. C. (1972). Fine structural observations on six new species of Chrysochromulina (Haptophyceae) from Norway with preliminary observations on scale production in C. microcylindra sp. nov. Sarsia. 49: 65-80. gs


Chrysochromulina fragilis compiled by Jeremy R. Young viewed: 30-9-2023

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