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Pleurochrysis carterae (Braarud & Fagerland) T.Christensen 1978

Publication details
Pleurochrysis carterae (Braarud & Fagerland) T.Christensen 1978: 68

Published in: Christensen, T. (1978). Annotations to a textbook of phycology. Botanisk Tidsskrift 73: 65-70.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pleurochrysis is Pleurochrysis scherffelii Pringsheim.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chrysotila carterae (Braarud & Fagerland) Andersen, Kim, Tittley & Yoon

Syracosphaera carterae Braarud & Fargerland

Type information
Type locality: artificial oyster pond at Government Hatchery of Flodevigen, Norway (Index Nominum Algarum).

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
Andersen, R.A., Kim, J.I., Tittley, I. & Yoon, H.S. (2014). A re-investigation of Chrysotila (Prymnesiophyceae) using material collected from the type locality. Phycologia 53(5): 463-473, 17 figs.

Key references
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.

Nakayama, T., Yoshida, M., Noël, M.-H., Kawachi, M. & Inouye, I. (2005). Ultrastructure and phylogenetic position of Chrysoculter rhomhoideus gen. et sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae), a new flagellate haptophyte from Japanese coastal waters. Phycologia 44: 369-383.

Created: 22 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 December 2014 by G.M. Guiry

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Beech, P.L. & Wetherbee, R. (1984). Serial reconstruction of the mitochondrial reticulum in the coccolithophorid, Pleurochrysis carterae (Prymnesiophyceae). Protoplasma 123: 226-229.
Beech, P.L. & Wetherbee, R. (1988). Observations on the flagellar apparatus and peripheral endoplasmic reticulum of the coccolithophorid, Pleurochrysis carterae (Prymnesiophyceae). Phycologia 27: 142-158, 42 figs.
Fujiwara, S., Iwahashi, H., Someya, J., Nishikawa, S. & Minaka, N. (1993). Structure and cotranscription of the plastid-encoded rbc L and rbc S genes of Pleurochrysis carterae (Prymnesiophyta). Journal of Phycology 29: 347 -355, 5 figs.
Johansen, J.R., Doucette, G.J., Barclay, W.R. & Bull, J.D. (1988). The morphology and ecology of Pleurochrysis carterae var. dentata var. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae), a new coccolithophorid from an inland saline pond in New Mexico, USA. Phycologia 27(1): 78-88, 17 figs.
Lin, S. & Corstjens, P.L.A.M. (2002). Molecular cloning and expression of the proliferating cell nuclear antigen gene from the coccolithophorid Pleurochrysis carterae (Haptophyceae). Journal of Phycology 38: 164-173.
Marsh, M.E. 1999 (1999). Coccolith crystals of Pleurochrysis carterae: Crystallographic faces, organisation and development. Protoplasma 207: 54-66.
van der Wal, P., de Vrind, J.P.M., de Vrind-de Jong, E.W. & Borman, A.H. (1987). Incompleteness of the coccosphere as a possible stimulus of coccolith formation in Pleurochrysis carterae (Prymnesiophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 218-221.

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