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Calliacantha longicaudata (Leadbeater) Leadbeater

Publication details
Calliacantha longicaudata (Leadbeater) Leadbeater 1978

Published in: Leadbeater, B.S.C. (1978). Ultrastructural observations on nanoplankton collected from the coast of Jugoslavia and the Bay of Algiers. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 179-196.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Calliacantha is Calliacantha natans (Grøntved) Leadbeater.

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

Basionym
Salpingoeca longicaudata Leadbeater

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a long tail-like appendage.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Salpingoeca longicaudata Leadbeater 1975

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Thomsen, H.A., Garrison, D.L. & Kosman, C. (1997). Choanoflagellates (Acanthoecidae, Choanoflagellida) from the Weddell Sea, Antarctica, taxonomy and community structure with particular emphasis on the ice biota; with preliminary remarks on choanoflagellates from Arctic sea ice (Northeast Water Polynya, Greenland). Archiv für Protistenkunde 148: 77-114.

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