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Pterosperma polygonum Ostenfeld 1901

Publication details
Pterosperma polygonum Ostenfeld in Ostenfeld & Schmidt 1901: 141

Published in: Ostenfeld, C.H. & Schmidt, J. (1902). Plankton fra det Røde Hav og Adenbugten (Plankton from the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden.). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 1901: 141-182.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Pterosperma is Pterosperma rotondum Pouchet.

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

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No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Hallegraeff, G.M. (2005). Silicoflagellates. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 251-254. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Marchant, H.J. (2005). Prasinophytes. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds) Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.

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