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Taxonomy Detail

Class Chloropicophyceae

Chloropicophyceae Lopes dos Santos & Eikrem in Lopes dos Santos et al., 2017: 16.

Original publication: Lopes dos Santos, A., Pollina, T., Gourvil, P., Corre, E., Marie, D., Garrido, J.L., Rodríguez, F., Noël, M.-H., Vaulot, D. & Eikrem, W. (2017). Chloropicophyceae, a new class of picophytoplanktonic prasinophytes. Scientific Reports 7(14019): 1-20, 7 figs, 3 tables.

Description:
Coccoid green cells, with a diameter of 1.5–4 ?m, found in marine waters. One nucleus, one mitochondrion, one chloroplast surrounded by two membranes, containing starch grain. Chloroplast with chlorophylls a and b. Pyrenoid absent. Flagella absent. Coccoid cells with layered cell wall. Sexual reproduction unknown.

References
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Lopes dos Santos, A., Pollina, T., Gourvil, P., Corre, E., Marie, D., Garrido, J.L., Rodríguez, F., Noël, M.-H., Vaulot, D. & Eikrem, W. (2017). Chloropicophyceae, a new class of picophytoplanktonic prasinophytes. Scientific Reports 7(14019): 1-20, 7 figs, 3 tables.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2018.

Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:161813

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