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Tetraselmis suecica (Kylin) Butcher

Publication details
Tetraselmis suecica (Kylin) Butcher 1959: 70, pl. 4(9), 10(10), 11(6), 12(2)

Published in: Butcher, R.W. (1959). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part I: Introduction and Chlorophyceae. Fisheries Investigations, London, series IV 1: 1-74, 15 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tetraselmis is Tetraselmis cordiformis (H.J.Carter) F.Stein.

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

Basionym
Platymonas suecica Kylin

Type information
Type locality: Kristineberg, Sweden (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Platymonas suecica Kylin 1935

Habitat notes
tide pools and open sea (Hori et al. 1986). - (12 Jun 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hori, T., Norris, R.E. & Chihara, M. (1986). Studies on the ultrastructure and taxonomy of the genus Tetraselmis (Prasinophyceae) III. Subgenus Parviselmis. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 99: 123-135.

Hulburt, E.M. (1965). Flagellates from brackish waters in the vicinity of Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Journal of Phycology 1(2): 87-94.

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

Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 66/4 Tetraselmis suecica (Kylin) Butcher
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Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 June 2013 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Ballandufrancais, C., Marcaillou, C. & Amiard, J.C. (1992). Bioaccumulation and detoxication processes after Cu or Ag exposure in the phytoplanctonic alga Tetraselmis suecica - freezing influence. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 139: 75-80.
Seoane, M., Esperanza, M., Rioboo, C., Herrero, C. & Cid, Á. (2017). Flow cytometric assay to asses short-term effects of personal care products on the marine microalga Tetraselmis suecica. Chemosphere 171: 339-347.

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Wendy 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 15 December 2018.

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