Coccolithales

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Coccolithales
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Chromalveolata
Division: Haptophyta
Class: Coccolithophyceae
Order: Coccolithales
Schwarz 1932
Families

Calcidiscaceae
Coccolithaceae
Hymenomonadaceae
Pleurochrysidaceae
Reticulosphaeraceae

Coccolithales is an order of Haptophyceae.[1] The Coccolithales has long been considered one of only two orders in the Coccolithophores or Coccolithophyceae, the other order being the Isochrysidales.[2] [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Order: Coccolithales (Taxonomy Browser)
  2. ^ (Eds.), Hans R. Thierstein ... (2004). Coccolithophores : from Molecular Processes to Global Impact. Berlin [u.a.]: Springer. ISBN 978-3540219286. 
  3. ^ Lewis, edited by Juliet Brodie, Jane (2007). Unravelling the algae : the past, present, and future of algal systematics. Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC. ISBN 978-0849379895.