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Chroomonas atrorosea Butcher, nom. inval.

Publication details
Chroomonas atrorosea Butcher 1967: 33, pl. II: fig. 11; pl. XVII: fig. 1, nom. inval.

Published in: Butcher, R.W. (1967). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part IV: Cryptophyceae. Fisheries Investigations, London, series IV 1967: [i]-vi, [1]-54, 22 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chroomonas is Chroomonas nordstedtii Hansgirg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhinomonas reticulata var. atrorosea (Butcher ex D.R.A.Hill & R.Wetherbee) G.Novarino

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: type not designated (ICBN, Art. 37). - (9 Feb 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: England (Sussex; Isle of Wight; Bristol Channel) (Butcher 1967: 33). Type: R.W.Butcher; (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Type not designated by Butcher (ICBN, Art. 37). Hill & Wetherbee (1989) designated Butcher, pl. II: fig. 11 as lectotype.

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.

Key references
Hill, D.R.A. & Wetherbee, R. (1989). A reappraisal of the genus Rhodomonas (Cryptophyceae). Phycologia 28: 143-158.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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Wendy 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 17 January 2020.

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