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Pyramimonas tetrarhynchus Schmarda

Publication details
Pyramimonas tetrarhynchus Schmarda 1849: 9, pl. III: fig. 1

Published in: Schmarda, L.K. (1850). Neue Formenvon Infusorien. Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Klasse 1(2): 9-14.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pyramimonas.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Pyramimonas

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: auf dem Galizienberge bei Wien (Silva 1996-to date). Type: 12.iv.1846; (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
Belcher, J.H. & Swale, E.M.F. (1961). Some new and uncommon British Volvocales. British Phycological Bulletin 2: 56-62.

Chrétiennot-Dinet, M.-J. (1990). Atlas du phytoplancton marin. Volume III: Chlorarachnophycées, Chlorophycées, Chrysophycées, Cryptophycées, Euglénophycées, Eustigmatophycées, Prasinophycées, Prymnesiophycées, Rhodophycées et Tribophycées Avec la collaboration de Chantal Billard et Alain Sournia. pp. [1]-261. Paris: Éditions du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 15, quai Anatole France - 75700 Paris.

Korshikov, A.A. (1938). Volvocineae. In: Vyznachnyk prisnovodnykh vodorostej URSR [Vyp] Vol. IV. (Rolla, J.V. Eds), pp. 1-184. Kyjv [Kiev]: Akademiyi Nauk URSR. [in Ukrainian]

Massjuk, N.P. & Lilitska, G.G. (2011). Prasinophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 17-20. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G..

Moestrup, Ø. (2002). Phylum Prasinophyta. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 281-286. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Moestrup, Ø. (2011). Primitive green algae ('Prasinophyta'). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 358-363. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Suda, S. (2004). Taxonomic characterization of Pyramimonas aurea sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 682-692.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 15 September 2015 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Swale, E.M.F. (1973). A third layer of body scales in Pyramimonas tetrarhynchus Schmarda. British Phycological Journal 8: 95-99, 11 figs.

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