Tetraselmis marina (Cienkowski) R.E.Norris, Hori &
Tetraselmis marina (Cienkowski) R.E.Norris, Hori & Chihara Cornwall, England; high-level pools
Tetraselmis marina (Cienkowski) R.E.Norris, Hori & Chihara 1980: 337
Published in: Norris, R.E., Hori, T. & Chihara, M. (1980). Revision of the genus Tetraselmis (Class Prasinophyceae). Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 93: 317-339.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chlorangium marinum Cienkowski
Type locality: White Sea (Silva 1996-to date). Notes: Helgoland, Germany (Hori et al. 1983).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
Europe, North America and Japan (Hori et al. 1983). - (11 Jun 2013) - Wendy Guiry
On rocks, pebbles or shells in brackish water and in tide pools near high tide level (Hori et al. 1983); also in high-level pools in barnackle zone (Fenwick pers. comm.) - (11 Jun 2013) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
North America: New Hampshire (Mathieson & Hehre 1986).
(as Tetraselmis marina (Cienkowski) R.E.Norris, Hori & Chihara)
Europe: Germany (Scholz & Liebezeit 2012).
Central America: Mexico (Pacific) (Pedroche et al. 2005).
South America: Argentina (Boraso de Zaixso 2013).
Asia: Japan (Hori, Norris & Chihara 1983).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Broady et al. 2012).
Gabrielson, P.W., Lindstrom, S.C. & O'Kelly, C.J. (2012). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of Southeast Alaska, British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon. Phycological Contribution No. 8. pp. [i]-iv, 1-192. Hillsborough, North Carolina: PhycoID.
Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 163/1A Tetraselmis marina (Cienkowski) R.E.Norris, Hori & Chihara
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Created: 22 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Al-Amoudi, O.A. & Flynn, K.J. (1989). Effect of nitrate-N incorporation on the composition of the intracellular amino acid pool of N-deprived Tetraselmis marina. British Phycological Journal 24: 53-61, 2 figs, 2 tables.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2018.