Chrysochromulina palpebralis S.Seoane, Eikrem, Edvardsen &
Chrysochromulina palpebralis S.Seoane, Eikrem, Edvardsen & Pienaar 2009: 168, figs 1-10
Published in: Seoane, S., Elkrem, W., Pienaar, R. & Edvardsen, B. (2009). Chrysochromulina palpebralis sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae): a haptophyte, possessing two alternative morphologies. Phycologia 48(3): 165-176, 30 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prymnesium palpebrale (S.Seoane, Eikrem, Edvardsen & Pienaar) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), of or on the eyelids.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Nervión Estuary, Basque country, Spain (Seoane et al. 2009: 168). Holotype: Figs 1-4: 2 September 2003; seaward side mouth of river. (Seoane et al. 2009: 168). Notes: Type culture: Strain UIO133 maintained at University of Basque country, Spain, and the University of Oslo Culture Collection, Norway.
Source of current name
Edvardsen, B., Eikrem, W., Throndsen, J., Sáez, A.G., Probert, I. & Medlin, L.K. (2011). Ribosomal DNA phylogenies and a morphological revision provide the basis for a revised taxonomy of the Prymnesiales (Haptophyta). European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 202-228.
Created: 11 February 2010 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 21 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Seoane, S., Elkrem, W., Pienaar, R. & Edvardsen, B. (2009). Chrysochromulina palpebralis sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae): a haptophyte, possessing two alternative morphologies. Phycologia 48(3): 165-176, 30 figs, 1 table.
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