Chrysochromulina chiton & Manton 1958
Chrysochromulina chiton Parke & Manton in Parke, Manton & Clarke 1958: 225, figs 1-37
Published in: Parke, M., Manton, I. & Clarke, B. (1958). Studies on marine flagellates. IV. Morphology and microanatomy of a new species of Chrysochromulina. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 37: 209-228.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prymnesium chiton (Parke & Manton) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert
Type locality: sea at N 47.36, W 04.18 (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: 'Type culture' PCC 146 (Edvardsen et al. 2011).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Edvardsen, B., Eikrem, W., Throndsen, J., Sáez, A.G., Probert, I. & Medlin, L.K. (2011). Ribosomal DNA phylogenies and a morphological revision provide the basis for a revised taxonomy of the Prymnesiales (Haptophyta). European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 202-228.
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
LeRoi, J.-M. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2004). Scale-bearing nanoflagellates from southern Tasmanian coastal waters, Australia. I. Species of the genus Chrysochromulina (Haptophyta). Botanica Marina 47: 73-102.
Marchant, H.J., Scott, F.J. & Davidson, A.T. (2005). Haptophytes: Order Prymnesiales. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 255-275. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.
Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 October 2011 by G.M. Guiry
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Barker, D.A.N., Leadbeater, B.S.C. & Green, J.C. (1991). New light on an old problem: an immunological investigation of the scale case of Chrysochromulina chiton. British Phycological Journal 26: 82.
Green, J.C. & Jennings, D.H. (1967). A physical and chemical investigation of the scales produced by the golgi apparatus within and found on the surface of the cells of Chrysochromulina chiton Parke et Manton. J. Exp. Bot. 18: 359-370.
Green, J.C., Hori, T. & Course, P.A. (1989). An ultrastructural study of mitosis in Chrysochromulina chiton (Prymnesiophyceae). Phycologia 28: 318-330.
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