Chrysochromulina simplex Estep, Davis, Hargraves & Sieburth
Chrysochromulina simplex Estep, Davis, Hargraves & Sieburth 1985: 620, 623, figs 14-18
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Emended by Birkhead & Pienaar ( Bergesch et al. 2008).
Distribution by country
Type locality: Pelagic waters of North Atlantic (Sargasso Sea), nearshore waters of Englan, Denmark and New Zealand (Silva 1996-to date). Type: figs 14, 15: micrograph numbers 11221/11222 (Silva 1996-to date
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chrysochromulina simplex Estep, Davis, Hargraves & Sieburth)
Europe: Norway (Edvardsen et al. 2011), Spain (Seoane et al. 2009, Seoane, Eikrem, Arluzea & Orive 2009).
Source of synonymy
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Bergesch, M., Odebrecht, C. & Moestrup, Ø. (2008). Nanoflagellates from coastal waters of southern Brazil (32ºS). Botanica Marina 51(1): 35-50.
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2005). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
LeRoi, J.-M. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2004). Scale-bearing nanoflagellates from southern Tasmanian coastal waters, Australia. I. Species of the genus Chrysochromulina (Haptophyta). Botanica Marina 47: 73-102.
Seoane, S., Eikrem, W. Arluzea, J. & Orive, E. (2009). Haptophytes of the Nervión River estuary, northern Spain. Botanica Marina 52: 47-59.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Chrysochromulina&species=simplex
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=Chrysochromulina&Species=simplex
Created: 10 February 2005 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 25 March 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Birkhead, M. & Pienaar, R.N. (1995). The taxonomy and ultrastructure of Chrysochromulina simplex (Prymnesiophyceae). Phycologia 34: 145-156, 51 figs.
Gregson, A.J., Green, J.C. & Leadbeater, B.S.C. (1993). Structure and physiology of the haptonema in Chrysochromulina (Prymnesiophyceae). I. Fine structure of the flagellar/haptonematal root system in C. acantha and C. simplex. Journal of Phycology 29: 674 -686, 28 figs.
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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 21 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:37600