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Rhodomonas salina (Wislouch) D.R.A.Hill & R.Wetherbee

Publication details
Rhodomonas salina (Wislouch) D.R.A.Hill & R.Wetherbee 1989: 149, figs 15-21

Published in: Hill, D.R.A. & Wetherbee, R. (1989). A reappraisal of the genus Rhodomonas (Cryptophyceae). Phycologia 28: 143-158.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodomonas is Rhodomonas baltica Karsten.

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

Basionym
Cryptomonas salina Wislouch

Type information
Type locality: USSR: various locations in Crimea and the Caucasus (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saline (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cryptomonas salina Wislouch 1924
Chroomonas salina (Wislough) Butcher 1967
Pyrenomonas salina (S.M.Wislouch) U.J.Santore 1984

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Cerino, F. & Zingone, A. (2007). A survey of cryptomonad diversity and seasonality at a coastal Mediterranean site. European Journal of Phycology 41: 363-378.

Hill, D.R.A. & Wetherbee, R. (1989). A reappraisal of the genus Rhodomonas (Cryptophyceae). Phycologia 28: 143-158.

Kapustin, D.O. (2015 '2014'). Cryptophyta. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 501-507. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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

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References
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Bartual, A., Lubián, L.M., Gálvez, J.A. & Niell, F.X. (2003). Effect of irradiance on growth, photosynthesis, pigment content and nutrient comsumption in dense cultures of Rhodomonas salina Wislouch (Cryptophyceae). Ciencias Marinas 28(4): 381-392.
Lawrenz, E. & Richardson, T.L. (2017). Differential effects of changes in spectral irradiance on photoacclimation, primary productivity and growth in Rhodomonas salina (Cryptophyceae) and Skeletonema costatum (Bacillariophyceae) in simulated blackwater environments. Journal of Phycology 53(6): 1241-1254.

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