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Prymnesium pigrum (Geitler) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert 2011

Publication details
Prymnesium pigrum (Geitler) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert in Edvardsen & al. 2011: 223

Published in: Edvardsen, B., Eikrem, W., Throndsen, J., Sáez, A.G., Probert, I. & Medlin, L.K. (2011). Ribosomal DNA phylogenies and a morphological revision provide the basis for a revised taxonomy of the Prymnesiales (Haptophyta). European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 202-228.
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Publication date: 2011

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prymnesium is Prymnesium saltans Massart.

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

Basionym
Platychrysis pigra Geitler

Type information
Type locality: in seawater culture from Las Palmas, Canary Is. (Index Nominum Algarum).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Platychrysis pigra Geitler 1930

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.

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