Ophiaster hydroideus (Lohmann) Lohmann 1913
Ophiaster hydroideus (Lohmann) Lohmann 1913: 151, fig. 9
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Meringosphaera hydroidea Lohmann
Type locality: Coast near Syracuse, Italy (Index Nominum Algarum).
Meringosphaera hydroidea Lohmann 1902
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ophiaster hydroideus (Lohmann) Lohmann)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014).
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Rhodes & al. 2012).
World: World (Jordan & Green 1994).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Heimdal, B.R. (1996). Modern coccolithophorids. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 731-834. San Diego: Academic Press.
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Created: 29 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 22 September 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.