Bolidomonas L.Guillou & M.-J.Chrétiennot-Dinet, 1999
Holotype species: Bolidomonas pacifica Guillou & Chrétiennot-Dinet
Currently accepted name for the type species: Triparma pacifica (Guillou & Chrétiennot-Dinet) Ichinomiya & Lopes dos Santos
Original publication and holotype designation: Guillou, L., Chrétiennot-Dinet, M.-J., Medlin, L.K., Claustre, H., Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Vaulot, D. (1999). Bolidomonas: a new genus with two species belonging to a new algal class, the Bolidophyceae (Heterokonta). Journal of Phycology 35: 368-381, 20 figs, 2 tables.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Triparma.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Ichinomiya, M., Lopes dos Santos, A., Gourvil, P., Yoshikawa, S., Kamiya, M., Ohki, K., Audic, S., Vargas, C. de, Noël, M.-H., Vaulot, D. & Kuwata, A. (2016). Diversity and oceanic distribution of the Parmales (Bolidophyceae), a picoplanktonic group closely related to diatoms. ISME Journal 10: 2419-2434, 5 figs.
Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Guillou, L., Chrétiennot-Dinet, M.-J., Medlin, L.K., Claustre, H., Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Vaulot, D. (1999). Bolidomonas: a new genus with two species belonging to a new algal class, the Bolidophyceae (Heterokonta). Journal of Phycology 35: 368-381, 20 figs, 2 tables.
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Created: 16 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2020.