Chrysoculter rhomboideus T.Nakayama, M. , M.-H.Noël, M.Kawachi & I.Inouye
Chrysoculter rhomboideus T.Nakayama, M.Yoshida, M.-H.Noël, M.Kawachi & I.Inouye 2005: 372, figs 1-71
Original publication: Nakayama, T., Yoshida, M., Noël, M.-H., Kawachi, M. & Inouye, I. (2005). Ultrastructure and phylogenetic position of Chrysoculter rhomhoideus gen. et sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae), a new flagellate haptophyte from Japanese coastal waters. Phycologia 44: 369-383.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chrysoculter.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a rhomboid.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Distribution by country
Holotype locality: Okumatsushima, Miyagi, Japan (42º30'N; 154º10'E) (Nakayama et al 2005: 373). Holotype: October 1998; National Institute of Environmental Studies, Japan P1544 (Nakayama et al 2005: 373, 371).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chrysoculter rhomboideus T.Nakayama, M.Yoshida, M.-H.Noël, M.Kawachi & I.Inouye)
Asia: Japan (Nakayama et al 2005).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Chrysoculter&species=rhomboideus
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=Chrysoculter&Species=rhomboideus
Created: 03 March 2006 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 22 December 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:94136