Prasionella wendyae Heesch, M.Pazoutová & Rindi 2016
Prasionella wendyae Heesch, M.Pazoutová & Rindi Holotype culture
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Prasionella wendyae Heesch, M.Pazoutová & Rindi in Heesch & al. 2016: 9, 10, figs 23-32
Published in: Heesch, S., Pazoutová, M., Moniz, M.B.J. & Rindi, F. (2016). Prasiolales (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) of the Svalbard Archipelago: diversity, biogeography and description of the new genera Prasionella and Prasionema. European Journal of Phycology 51(1): 171-187.
Publication date: 2016
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Prasionella.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
"The specific epithet honours Wendy Guiry, in recognition of the invaluable contribution that she has offered for many years to the phycological community by curating information in AlgaeBase."
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This is a terrestrial species.
Holotype locality: Gasöyane Islands, Spitsbergen (Heesch & al. 2016: 10). Holotype: J. Elster; 25 August 2014; on baslat rock just above tidal zone; the locality is a protected bird-nesting site, nitrogen-enriched by bird guano. GALW 15826 (Heesch & al. 2016: 10). Notes: Isotype specimens: BM and US. rbcL sequence of holotype specimen: LN877817.
Created: 01 February 2016 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 08 February 2016 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 20 September 2020.