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Pyramimonas mitra Moestrup & D.R.A.Hill

Publication details
Pyramimonas mitra Moestrup & D.R.A.Hill 1991: 536-543, figs 9-39

Published in: Moestrup, Ø. & Hill, D.R.A. (1991). Studies on the genus Pyramimonas (Prasinophyceae) from Australian and European waters: P. propulsa sp. nov. and P. mitra sp. nov.. Phycologia 30: 534-546, 41 figs, 2 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyramimonas is Pyramimonas tetrarhynchus Schmarda.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Vestigifera

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), turban, mitre.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Corner Inlet, Wilson's Promontory, Victoria, Australia (38º47'S, 146º19'E) (Moestrup & Hill 1991: 537). Holotype: Fig. 30, from culture: 13 January 1988; (Moestrup & Hill 1991: 537).

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Key references
Moestrup, Ø. & Hill, D.R.A. (1993). Reconstruction of the flagellar surface armour in Pyramimonas mantoniae sp. nov. and P. mitra Moestrup et Hill (Prasinophyceae). Phycologia 32(1): 59-67, 29 figs.

Suda, S. (2004). Taxonomic characterization of Pyramimonas aurea sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 682-692.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Moestrup, Ø. & Hill, D.R.A. (1991). Studies on the genus Pyramimonas (Prasinophyceae) from Australian and European waters: P. propulsa sp. nov. and P. mitra sp. nov.. Phycologia 30: 534-546, 41 figs, 2 tables.
Moestrup, Ø. & Hill, D.R.A. (1993). Reconstruction of the flagellar surface armour in Pyramimonas mantoniae sp. nov. and P. mitra Moestrup et Hill (Prasinophyceae). Phycologia 32(1): 59-67, 29 figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 June 2019.

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