Pavlova gyrans Butcher 1952
Pavlova gyrans Butcher 1952: 183, pl. II : figs 35-38
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pavlova.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Isolated from the Helford River, Cornwall, in 1947."; (Butcher 1952: 184) Notes: Isolated as "Flagellellate I" by Parke from sea water from one of the fish-ponds at the Marine Biological Station, Port Erin [Isle of Man, England], in January 1938, according to some authors.
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), revolving.
This is a marine species.
Emend. Green & Manton (Seoane et al. 2009).
Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 March 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 October 2023