Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan 2018
Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan Crystal River, Florida, USA; from the skin of a manatee
Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan in Frankovich & al. 2018: 540, figs 21–22, 26–27, 30–31, 32–46
Published in: Frankovich, T.A., Ashworth, M.P., Sullivan, M.J., Theriot, E.C. & Stacey, N.I. (2018). Epizoic and apochlorotic Tursiocola species (Bacillariophyta) from the skin of Florida Manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris). Protist 169: 539-568, 105 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tursiocola is Tursiocola olympica (Hustedt) R.W.Holmes, S.Nagasawa & H.Takano.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for "Dr. Robert K. Bonde (United States Geological Survey, Gainesville, Florida, United States) in recognition of his research on manatees."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Crystal River, Florida, USA (Frankovich & al. 2018: 545). Notes: "HOLOTYPE: ANSP GC 328 deposited in the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA. The holotype is illustrated as Figures 21–22, 26–27, 30–31, 32–46. ISOTYPES: BM 101 916 deposited in the Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom. BRMZu10/92 deposited in the Alfred Wegener Institutefor Polar and Marine Research."
Created: 31 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2018 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 04 December 2020.