Ericiolus spiculiger H.A.Thomsen
Ericiolus spiculiger H.A.Thomsen in Thomsen et al. 1995: 30, 31, figs 2-4
Published in: Thomsen, H.A., Bjørn, P.D.P., Højlund, L., Olesen, J. & Pedersen, J.B. (1995). Ericiolus gen. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae), a new coccolithophorid genus from polar and temperate regions. European Journal of Phycology 30(1): 29-34, 7 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ericiolus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: stn 7, southern Kattegat, Denmark (56°00N/11°51.0E) (Thomsen, Bjørn, Højlund, Olesen & Pedersen 1995: 31). Holotype: fig. 2: 29 August 1985; surface sample; 18.2°C; 16.5ppt S. (Thomsen, Bjørn, Højlund, Olesen & Pedersen 1995: 31).
Source of current name
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 October 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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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 20 February 2020.