Rhodomonas salina (Wislouch) D.R.A.Hill & R.Wetherbee
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Cryptomonas salina Wislouch
Type locality: USSR: various locations in Crimea and the Caucasus (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saline (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
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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.
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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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