Name: Eomycetopsis Schopf 1968

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Eomycetopsis, With reference to Late Precambrian age and fungus-like appearance.

Gender: feminine (stem: Eomycetopsid-)

Type species: Eomycetopsis robusta Schopf 1968

Valid publication: Schopf JW. Microflora of the Bitter Springs formation, late Precambrian, central Australia. J. Paleontol. 1968; 42:651-688.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Siphonophycus Schopf 1968


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 6
Total number of child taxa: 6

Parent taxon: Oscillatoriaceae Engler 1898

Assigned by: Nyberg AV, Schopf JW. Microfossils in stromatolitic cherts from the upper proterozoic Min'yar formation, southern Ural Mountains, USSR. J Paleontol 1984; 58:738-772.

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Record number: 13064
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