Campylomonas reflexa (M.Marsson) D.R.A.Hill
Campylomonas reflexa (M.Marsson) D.R.A.Hill 1991: 175, figs 3, 7-115
Original publication: Hill, D.R.A. (1991). A revised circumscription of Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae) based on examination of Australian strains. Phycologia 30: 170-188, 40 figs, 2 tables.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Campylomonas.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Cryptomonas pyrenoidifera Geitler
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), reflexed, bent sharply backwards (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Campylomonas reflexa (M.Marsson) D.R.A.Hill)
Europe: Britain (Hoef-Emden & Melkonian 2003 ).
Source of synonymy
Hoef-Emden, K. & Melkonian, M. (2003). Revision of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae): a combination of molecular phylogeny and morphology provides insights into a long-hidden dimorphism. Protist 154: 371-409, 34 figs, 4 tables.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Campylomonas&species=reflexa
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=Campylomonas&Species=reflexa
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 November 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
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: No taxonomy record found for this level.