Dictyocha crux Ehrenberg 1840: 207
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Italy: Sicily: Caltanisetta; Upper Miocene (Sarmatian) (Silva 1996-to date).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dictyocha crux Ehrenberg)
Europe: Spain (Pérez, Maidana & Comas 2009).
North America: Mexico (Martinez-Lopez et al. 2012 ).
Source of synonymy
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Dictyocha&species=crux
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=Dictyocha&Species=crux
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 October 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 406 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Dumitrica, P. (1967). Dictyocha bachmanni n. sp. et considérations sur la lignée phylogénétique, Dictyocha crux - D. stauracantha - D. bachmanni. Cahiers de Micropaléontologie Serie 1, No. 4: , Dictyocha bachmanni n. sp. et considérations sur la lignée phylogénétique, Dictyocha crux - D. stauracantha - D. bachmanni.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:50981