Hemiselmis brunnescens Butcher, nom. inval.
Hemiselmis brunnescens Butcher in J.P.Riley & T.R.S.Wilson 1967: 354, nom. inval.
Published in: Riley, J.P. & Wilson, T.R.S. (1967). The pigments of some marine phytoplankton species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 47: 351-362.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hemiselmis rufescens Parke
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: nomen and provisional [INA]. - (13 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Lane, C.E. & Archibald, J.M. (2008). New marine members of the genus Hemiselmis (Cryptomonadales, Cryptophyceae). Journal of Phycology 44: 439-450.
Created: 22 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Santore, U.J. (1982). The ultrastructure of Hemiselmis brunnescens and Hemiselmis virescens with additional observations on Hemiselmis rufescens and comments on the Hemiselmidaceae as a natural group of the Cryptophyceae. British Phycological Journal 17: 81-99, 17 figs.
Wetherbee, R., Hill, D.R.A. & McFadden, G.I. (1986). Periplast structure of the cryptomonad flagellate Hemiselmis brunnescens. Protoplasma 131: 11-22.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2019.