Pseudochattonella (Y.Hara &) Hosoi-Tanabe, Honda, Fukaya, & Sako, 2007
Original publication and holotype designation: Hosoi-Tanabe, S., Honda, D., Fukaya, S., Otake, I., Inagaki, Y. & Sako, Y. (2007). Proposal of Pseudochattonella verruculosa gen. nov., comb. nov. (Dictyochophyceae) for a formar raphidophycean alga Chattonella verruculosa, based on 18S rDNA phylogeny and ultrastructural characteristics. Phycological Research 55(3): 185-192.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Demura, M., Noël, M.-H., Kasai, F., Watanabe, M.M. & Kawachi, M. (2009). Taxonomic revision of Chattonella antiqua, C. marina and C. ovata (Raphidophyceae) based on their morphological characteristics and genetic diversity. Phycologia 48(6): 518-535.
Dictyochophyceae. - (9 Dec 2009) - M.D. Guiry
Ø. Moestrup (12 October 2010) writes "Pseudochattonella verruculosa Hosoi-Tanabe et al. was published a month before Verrucophora, and Verrucophora is therefore a synonym. (Phycol. Res. 55: 185-192), 2007. - (12 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present, of which 2 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..
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Created: 09 December 2009 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 October 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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