Urgorri complanatus Laza-Martinez
Urgorri complanatus Laza-Martinez 2012: 424, 425, figs 2-7
Original publication: 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.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Urgorri.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened out, usually in one plane (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a Brackish species.
Distribution by country
Holotype locality: inner reaches of the Nervion-Ibaizabal River estuary (43º20' N, 2º70' W), Basque Country, Northern Spain (Laza-Martinez 2012: 425). Holotype: herbarium BIO, Univ. of the Basque Country BIO-Algae4484 (resin block containing cells from strain Cr1EHU employed to prepare ultrathin sections) (Laza-Martinez 2012: 425). Notes: DNA sample: BIO-Algae4485. GenBank accession number: JN050857.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Urgorri complanatus Laza-Martinez)
Europe: Spain (Laza-Martinez 2012).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Urgorri&species=complanatus
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=Urgorri&Species=complanatus
Created: 15 May 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 15 May 2012 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.)
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.
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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 25 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:108901