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Urgorri Laza-Martinez, 2012

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Cryptophyta
Class Cryptophyceae
Order Pyrenomonadales
Family Geminigeraceae

Holotype species: Urgorri complanatus Laza-Martinez

Original publication and holotype designation: Laza-Martinez, A. (2012). Urgorri complanatus gen. et sp. nov. (Cryptophyceae), a red-tide-forming specis in brackish waters. Journal of Phycoogy 48(2): 423-435.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kawai, H. & Nakayama, T. (2015). Introduction (Heterokontobionta p.p.), Cryptophyta, Dinophyta, Haptophyta, Heterokontophyta (except Coscinodiscophyceae, Mediophyceae, Fragilariophyceae, Bacillariophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Eustigmatophyceae), Chlorarachniophyta, Euglenophyta. In: Syllabus of plant families. Adolf Engler's Syllabus der Pflanzenfamilien. Ed. 13. Phototrophic eukaryotic Algae. Glaucocystophyta, Cryptophyta, Dinophyta/Dinozoa, Haptophyta, Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta, Chlorarachnniophyta/Cercozoa, Chlorophyta, Streptophyta p.p. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. 11-189. Stuttgart: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Taxonomic notes
Cryptophyceae (probably Geminigeraceae). - (15 May 2012) - Wendy Guiry

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References
Daugbjerg, N., Norlin, A. & Lovejoy, C. (2018). Baffinella frigidus gen. et sp. nov. (Baffinellaceae fam. nov., Cryptophyceae) from Baffin Bay: morphology, pigment profile, phylogeny, and growth rate response to three abiotic factors. Journal of Phycology 54(5): 665-680.

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Created: 15 May 2012 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 26 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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