Rhodomonas acuta (Butcher) Erata & 1989
Rhodomonas acuta (Butcher) Erata & Chihara 1989: 442
Published in: Erata, M. & Chihara, M. (1989). Re-examination of Pyrenomonas and Rhodomonas (Class Cryptophyceae) through survey of red pigmented Cryptomonads. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 102: 429-443.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Teleaulax acuta (Butcher) D.R.A.Hill
Cryptomonas acuta Butcher
Type locality: Isolated both from the River Crouch [Essex, England] and the Conway [Wales] tanks, but apparently not common. (Butcher 1952: 188).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 04 December 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 04 December 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 August 2020.