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Calciopappus caudatus K.R.Gaarder & Ramsfjell 1954

Publication details
Calciopappus caudatus K.R.Gaarder & Ramsfjell 1954: 155, fig. 1

Published in: Gaarder, K.R. & Ramsfjell, E. (1954). A new coccolithophorid from northern waters, Calciopappus caudatus n. gen., n. sp. Nytt Magasin for Botanikk 2: 155-156.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Calciopappus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Norwegian w. coast; N. Norwegian Sea; Faero-Shetland Channel (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Heimdal, B.R. (1996). Modern coccolithophorids. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 731-834. San Diego: Academic Press.

Young, J.R., Andruleit, H. & Probert, I. (2009). Coccolith function and morphogenesis: insights from appendage-bearing coccolithophores of the family syracosphaeraceae (Haptophyta). Journal of Phycology 45: 213-226.

Created: 29 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 23 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Gaarder, K.R. & Ramsfjell, E. (1954). A new coccolithophorid from northern waters, Calciopappus caudatus n. gen., n. sp. Nytt Magasin for Botanikk 2: 155-156.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.

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