Cryptochrysis fulva Butcher
Cryptochrysis fulva Butcher 1952: 185, pl. II, figs 43-45
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Rhinomonas fulva (Butcher) D.R.A.Hill & R.Wetherbee
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tawny [yellowish-brown] (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Conway, Wales (isolated from shell-fish tanks) (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of synonymy
Hill, D.R.A. & Wetherbee, R. (1988). The structure and taxonomy of Rhinomonas pauca gen et sp. nov. (Cryptophyceae). Phycologia 27: 355-365.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Cryptochrysis&species=fulva
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=Cryptochrysis&Species=fulva
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 August 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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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 08 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.