Chrysochromulina rotalis Eikrem & Throndsen
Chrysochromulina rotalis Eikrem & Throndsen 1999: 446, fig. 8 [holotype]
Published in: Eikrem, W. & Throndsen, J. 1999 (1999). The morphology of Chrysochromulina rotalis sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae, Haptophyta), isolated from the Skagerrak. Sarsia 84: 445-449.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having wheels (Eikrem & Throndsen 1999).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Skagerrak; 58° 11' N, 09° 06' E; off Hirtshals, Denmark (Eikrem & Throndsen 1999: 446). Notes: "Holotype: Fig. 8; (EM graph from a section of Embedding no. 15, block P16, at Dept. Biology, University of Oslo, Norway)."
Bergesch, M., Odebrecht, C. & Moestrup, Ø. (2008). Nanoflagellates from coastal waters of southern Brazil (32ºS). Botanica Marina 51(1): 35-50.
Hovde, B.T., Deodato, C.R., Andersen, R.A., Starkenburg, S.R., Barlow, S.B. & Cattolico, R.A. (2019). Chrysochromulina: genomic assessment and taxonomic diagnosis of the type species for an oleaginous algal clade. Algal Research 37: 307-319, 7 figs.
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Created: 10 February 2005 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 16 April 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Eikrem, W. & Throndsen, J. 1999 (1999). The morphology of Chrysochromulina rotalis sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae, Haptophyta), isolated from the Skagerrak. Sarsia 84: 445-449.
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