Umbellosphaera tenuis (Kamptner) Paasche 1955
Umbellosphaera tenuis (Kamptner) Paasche in Markali & Paasche 1955: 96, 97, pl. 1, 2
Published in: Markali, J. & Paasche, E. (1955). On two species of Umbellosphaera, a new marine coccolithophorid genus. Nytt Magasin for Botanikk 4: 95-100.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Umbellosphaera.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Coccolithus tenuis Kamptner
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
Coccolithus tenuis Kamptner 1937
This is a marine species.
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.
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Verified by: 24 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 18 January 2021.