cryptospores
Organism group Cryptospores (informal)

et: krüptospoorid;

Taxon ID: 11040 | 2013-11-01 / 2013-11-01
Belongs to: Plantae
Sister taxa: Algae (informal) | Spermatophyta
Contains: Abditusdyadus | Cheilotetras | Dyadospora | Gneudnaspora | Hispanaediscus | Pseudodyadospora | Rimosotetras | Segestrespora | Sphaerasaccus | Tetrahedraletes | Velatitetras
Stratigraphic range: Ordovician
Baltoscandian species (in database): 13

List of Baltoscandian species (may not be complete, up to 1000 species displayed)

  1. Abditusdyadus laevigatus | Katian → Llandovery
  2. Cheilotetras caledonica | Pirgu Stage → Lochkovian
  3. Dyadospora murusattenuata | Ordovician → Devonian
  4. Gneudnaspora divellomedia | Upper Ordovician → Llandovery
  5. Pseudodyadospora laevigata | Upper Ordovician → Lower Devonian
  6. Rimosotetras problematica | Upper Ordovician → Silurian
  7. Segestrespora membranifera | Katian → Llandovery
  8. Segestrespora rugosa | Upper Ordovician → Llandovery
  9. Sphaerasaccus glabellus | Upper Ordovician → Llandovery
  10. Tetrahedraletes grayae | Katian → Telychian
  11. Tetrahedraletes medinensis | Upper Ordovician → Llandovery
  12. Velatitetras laevigata | Katian → Llandovery
  13. Velatitetras rugosa | Upper Ordovician → Silurian

Selection of related publications

  • Vecoli et al., 2011. Cryptospore assemblages from Upper Ordovician (Katian–Hirnantian) strata of Anticosti Island, Québec, Canada, and Estonia: Palaeophytogeographic and palaeoclimatic implications [DOI]