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Bathycoccus prasinos W.Eikrem & J.Throndsen

Publication details
Bathycoccus prasinos W.Eikrem & J.Throndsen 1990: 345, figs. 1-14

Published in: Eikrem, W. & Throndsen, J. (1990). The ultrastructure of Bathycoccus gen. nov. and B. prasinos sp. nov., a non-motile picoplanktonic alga (Chlorophyta, Prasinophyceae) from the Mediterranean and Atlantic.. Phycologia 29: 344-350.

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Latasa, M., Scharek, R., Le Gall, F. & Guillou, L. (2004). Pigment suites and taxonomic groups in Prasinophyceae. Journal of Phycology 40(6): 1149-1155, 3 tables.

Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 October 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Egeland, E.S., Johnsen, G., Eikrem, W., Throndsen, J. & Liaaen-Jensen, S. (1995). Pigments of Bathycoccus prasinos (Prasinophyceae): methodological and chemosystematic implications. Journal of Phycology 31: 554-561, 5 figs, 2 tables.
Eikrem, W. & Throndsen, J. (1990). The ultrastructure of Bathycoccus gen. nov. and B. prasinos sp. nov., a non-motile picoplanktonic alga (Chlorophyta, Prasinophyceae) from the Mediterranean and Atlantic.. Phycologia 29: 344-350.

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