Chrysochromulina acantha Leadbeater & Manton
Chrysochromulina acantha Leadbeater & Manton 1971: 67, 68, figs 1-13
Published in: Leadbeater, B.S.C. & Manton, I. (1971). Fine structure and light microscopy of a new species of Chrysochromulina (C. acantha). Archiv für Mikrobiologie 78: 58-69.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thorny (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: off Plymouth, England (Silva 1996-to date). Type: M. Parke; 3.vi.1964; sea water, 2 m depth. (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Type culture no. 326 in Plymouth collection (INA).
Hovde, B.T., Deodato, C.R., Andersen, R.A., Starkenburg, S.R., Barlow, S.B. & Cattolico, R.A. (2019). Chrysochromulina: genomic assessment and taxonomic diagnosis of the type species for an oleaginous algal clade. Algal Research 37: 307-319, 7 figs.
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.
Seoane, S., Eikrem, W. Arluzea, J. & Orive, E. (2009). Haptophytes of the Nervión River estuary, northern Spain. Botanica Marina 52: 47-59.
Created: 02 September 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 16 April 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Gregson, A.J., Green, J.C. & Leadbeater, B.S.C. (1993). Structure and physiology of the haptonema in Chrysochromulina (Prymnesiophyceae). I. Fine structure of the flagellar/haptonematal root system in C. acantha and C. simplex. Journal of Phycology 29: 674 -686, 28 figs.
Leadbeater, B.S.C. & Manton, I. (1971). Fine structure and light microscopy of a new species of Chrysochromulina (C. acantha). Archiv für Mikrobiologie 78: 58-69.
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M.D. 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 21 February 2020.