Cryptochrysis commutata Pascher
Cryptochrysis commutata Pascher 1911: 190, 191, fig. I
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cryptochrysis.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Cryptomonas commutata (Pascher) Hoef-Emden
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Emended (Hoef-Emden, 2007: 416, 417).
Distribution by country
Epitype locality: Moat of castle Hülshoff, Münster, Germany (Hoef-Emden 2007: 425). Epitype: Permanent slide of strain M1975 (epitype) (Strain isolated by M. Melkonian); CCAC CRYP.E.009 (Hoef-Emden 2007: 416).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Chang & Broady 2012).
Source of synonymy
Hoef-Emden, K. (2007). Revision of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae) II: incongruences between the classical morphospecies concept and molecular phylogeny in smaller pyrenoid-less cells. Phycologia 46(4): 402-428, 33 figs, 3 tables, 2 appendix.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Cryptochrysis&species=commutata
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=commutata
Created: 19 August 2004 by Robert Wilkes
Verified by: 14 November 2007 by Wendy Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.