Pyramimonas cordata G.I.McFadden
Pyramimonas cordata G.I.McFadden in McFadden et al. 1986: 211, figs 1D, 2, 14A-C
Published in: McFadden, G.I., Hill, D.R.A. & Wetherbee, R. (1986). A study of the genus Pyramimonas (Prasinophyceae) from southeastern Australia. Nordic Journal of Botany 6: 209-234.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), heart-shaped.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Denmark - Moestrup pers. comm. and S. Africa - Pienaar pers. comm. (INA). - (19 Feb 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: East-Australian Current, Australia [Victoria] (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: Fig. 2D (McFadden et al., 198): 23 May 1981; warm-core eddy. (Silva 1996-to date
Hori, T., Moestrup, Ø. & Hoffman, L.R. (1995). Fine structural studies on an ultraplanktonic species of Pyramimonas, P. virginica (Prasinophyceae), with a discussion of subgenera within the genus Pyramimonas. European Journal of Phycology 30(3): 219-234, 33 figs, 5 tables.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 February 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 21 July 2019.