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Ostreococcus mediterraneus B.Marin & N.H.Grimsley

Publication details
Ostreococcus mediterraneus B.Marin & N.H.Grimsley in Subirana et al. 2013: 651, fig. 2D

Published in: Subirana, L., Péquin, B., Michely, S., Escande, M.-L., Meilland, J., Derelle, E., Marin, B., Piganeau, G., Desdevises, Y., Moreau, H. & N.H. Grimsley (2013). Morphology, genome plasticity and phylogeny in the genus Ostreococcus reveal a cryptic species, O. mediterraneus sp. nov. (Mamiellales, Mamiellophyceae). Protist 164(5): 643-659, 5 fig., 1 table.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ostreococcus is Ostreococcus tauri C.Courties & M.-J.Chrétiennot-Dinet.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Mediterranean Sea (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Spain: Barcelona harbour

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: 15 June 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 15 June 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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References
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Subirana, L., Péquin, B., Michely, S., Escande, M.-L., Meilland, J., Derelle, E., Marin, B., Piganeau, G., Desdevises, Y., Moreau, H. & N.H. Grimsley (2013). Morphology, genome plasticity and phylogeny in the genus Ostreococcus reveal a cryptic species, O. mediterraneus sp. nov. (Mamiellales, Mamiellophyceae). Protist 164(5): 643-659, 5 fig., 1 table.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 25 May 2019.

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