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Chrysochromulina planisquama Hu, Yin & Tseng

Publication details
Chrysochromulina planisquama Hu, Yin & Tseng 2005: 52, 53, figs 1-15

Published in: Yan Hu, X., Yan Yin, M. & Kui Tseng, C. (2005). Morphology of Chrysochromulina planisquama sp. nov. (Haptophyta, Prymnesiophyceae) isolated from Jiaozhou Bay, China. Botanica Marina 48: 52-57.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chrysochromulina is Chrysochromulina parva Lackey.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
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General environment
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Description
Cells spherical to subspherical, 3.0-6.0 microns in diameter. Two uuequal flagella, the shorter 8-12 microns in length, the longer 22-30 microns in length, hetrodynamic. Haptonema 6-10 microns long when fully extended. Two types of flat, circular scales cover the cell in multiple layers. Larger scales 0.70-0.85 microns in diameter, without a marginal rim; the proximal surface patterned with 52-60 radiating ribs and a central cruciform structure. The distal surface is patterned with concentric rings. Smaller scales similar to larger scales, 0.38-0.45 microns in diameter, patterned with 28-30 radiating ribs on the proximal surface.

Type information
Type locality: Jiaozhou Bay, Yellow Sea (35º12'N, 120º10'E) (Yan Hu et al. 2005: 53). Holotype: Figs 1-5 (epitype) 15 November 2001; Surface water sample (30.0 psu, 15.1ºC). (Yan Hu et al. 2005: 53).

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Yan Hu, X., Yan Yin, M. & Kui Tseng, C. (2005). Morphology of Chrysochromulina planisquama sp. nov. (Haptophyta, Prymnesiophyceae) isolated from Jiaozhou Bay, China. Botanica Marina 48: 52-57.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.

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