Balaniger balticus Thomsen & Oates
Balaniger balticus Thomsen & Oates 1978: 773-779, pl. 1-3
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Balaniger.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Baltic Sea.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Source of synonymy
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2005). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Heimdal, B.R. (1996). Modern coccolithophorids. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 731-834. San Diego: Academic Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Balaniger&species=balticus
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=Balaniger&Species=balticus
Created: 22 February 2005 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 14 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Thomsen, H.A. & Oates, K. (1978). Balaniger balticus gen. et sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae) from Danish coastal waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 58: 773-779.
Thomsen, H.A. & Oates, K. 1978 (1978). Balaniger balticus gen. et sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae) from Danish coastal waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 58: 773-779.
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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:37319