Gymnochlora dimorpha S.Ota
Gymnochlora dimorpha S.Ota in Ota et al. 2011: 319, fig 1-15, 17-63
Original publication: Ota, S., Kudo, A. & Ishida, K.-I. (2011). Gymnochlora dimorpha sp. nov., a new chlorarachniophyte with unique daughter cell behaviour. Phycologia 50(3): 317-326.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having two forms, e.g., two morphotypes in the same life history (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: off Ongael Island, Republic of Palau, Pacific Ocean (7º25'N, 134º37'E) (Ota et al. 2011: 319). Holotype: S. Ota, Y. Hirakawa and K. Ishida; 28 May 2003; Littoral, marine. PC PC0146173 (microscope slide) (Ota et al. 2011: 319). Notes: Iconotype images: figs 3 and 4. Isotype: one microscope slide (TNS-AL-56963) deposited at TNS.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gymnochlora dimorpha S.Ota)
Pacific Islands: Republic of Palau (Ota et al. 2011).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Gymnochlora&species=dimorpha
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Gymnochlora&Species=dimorpha
Created: 25 May 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 25 May 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Ota, S., Kudo, A. & Ishida, K.-I. (2011). Gymnochlora dimorpha sp. nov., a new chlorarachniophyte with unique daughter cell behaviour. Phycologia 50(3): 317-326.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:99382