Thoracosphaera pelagica Kamptner 1927
Thoracosphaera pelagica Kamptner 1927: 180, fig. 6
Published in: Kamptner, E. (1927). Beitrag zur Kenntinis adriatischer Coccolithophoriden. Archiv für Protistenkunde 58: 173-184.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Thoracosphaera.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thoracosphaera heimii (Lohmann) Kamptner
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 29 May 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 25 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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 14 June 2021.