Bolidomonas mediterranea Guillou & Chrétiennot-Dinet
Bolidomonas mediterranea Guillou & Chrétiennot-Dinet 1999: 370, figs 3, 5, 7, 9
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Triparma mediterranea (Guillou & Chrétiennot-Dinet) Ichinomiya & Lopes dos Santos
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Mediterranean Sea (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Mediterranean Sea (18Ý 00’ E; 34Ý 00’ N) (Guillou et al. 1999: 371). Type: D. Vaulot; (Guillou et al. 1999: 371).
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.
Source of current name
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.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 November 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 16 February 2020.