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Chrysophaeum lewisii W.R.Taylor

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeothamniophyceae
Order Phaeothamniales
Family Phaeothamniaceae
Genus Chrysophaeum

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Chrysophaeum lewisii W.R.Taylor
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Chrysophaeum lewisii W.R.Taylor
Hawaii; scale 50 µm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Ectocarpus elachistaeformis Heydrich

Chrysonephos lewisii (W.R.Taylor) W.R.Taylor Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Chrysophaeum lewisii W.R.Taylor 1951: 129, figs 1-26

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1951). Structure and reproduction of Chrysophaeum lewisii. Hydrobiologia 3: 122-130.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chrysonephos lewisii (W.R.Taylor) W.R.Taylor

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

Habitat notes
about 10 cm below low tide level: on Amphora, on marine grasses, on rocks and algae (Taylor, 1951). - (9 Mar 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Port Royal Bay, Hunt I., Bermuda (Taylor 1951: 129). Holotype: W.R. Taylor and A.J. Bernatowicz no. 49-1722; 11 May 1949; (Taylor 1951: 129). Notes: Isotype: UC947690 (INA).

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Source of current name
Taylor, W.R. (1952). The algal genus Chrysophaeum. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 79(1): 79.

Key references
Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2001). Encyclopedia of Chrysophyte genera. Bibliotheca Phycologica 110: 1-260.

Created: 08 May 2002 by Elizabeth Moran

Verified by: 03 March 2015 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Taylor, W.R. (1951). Structure and reproduction of Chrysophaeum lewisii. Hydrobiologia 3: 122-130.

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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 17 June 2019.

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