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Article: Cretacicrusta gen. nov., a possible alga from the English Cretaceous

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 15
Part: 3
Publication Date: September 1972
Page(s): 501 503
Author(s): Graham F. Elliott
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ELLIOTT, G. F. 1972. Cretacicrusta gen. nov., a possible alga from the English Cretaceous. Palaeontology15, 3, 501–503.

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An encrusting organism which shows zonal cell-differentiation and patterns of cells reminiscent of both Melobesieae and Solenoporaceae (Algae), and cell-sizes more in keeping with certain invertebrate organisms, is described as Cretacicrusta dubiosa gen. et sp. nov., and its nature discussed.
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