Tursiocola denysii Frankovich & M.J.Sullivan
Tursiocola denysii Frankovich & M.J.Sullivan valve exterior.
© T.A. Frankovich
Tursiocola denysii Frankovich & M.J.Sullivan in Frankovich, Sullivan & Stacy 2015: 228, figs 1-30
Published in: Frankovich, T.A., Sullivan, M.J. & Stacy, N.I. (2015). Tursiocola denysii sp. nov. (Bacillariophyta) from the neck skin of Loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Phytotaxa 234(3): 227-236, 36 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tursiocola is Tursiocola olympica (Hustedt) R.W.Holmes, S.Nagasawa & H.Takano.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for "... Dr. Luc Denys (Research Institute for Nature and Forest, Brussels, Belgium), in recognition of his important research on epizoic diatoms."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 01 December 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Frankovich, T.A., Sullivan, M.J. & Stacy, N.I. (2015). Tursiocola denysii sp. nov. (Bacillariophyta) from the neck skin of Loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). Phytotaxa 234(3): 227-236, 36 figs.
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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 24 July 2019.