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Prymnesium zebrinum C.Billard 1983

Publication details
Prymnesium zebrinum C.Billard 1983: 142, 143, figs 1, 2, 5-13

Published in: Billard, C. (1983). Prymnesium zebrinum sp. nov. et P. annuliferum sp. nov. deux nouvelles espèces apparentées à P. parvum Carter (Prymnesiophyceae). Phycologia 22: 141-151.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prymnesium is Prymnesium saltans Massart.

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

Type information
Type locality: bassin a huitres, Le Logeo, Morbihan, France (Billard 1983: 143). Holotype: Figs 1, 7, 8: April 1977; Caen culture type no. 29 (Billard 1983: 143, 142).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), striped.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Associated species: Chlorachnion reptans, Pulvinaria feldmannii, Nematochrysopsis roscoffensis,Polypodochrysis teissieri, Platychrysis sp., Hymenomonas lacuna, Cricosphaera roscoffensis (Pavel 1983). - (2 Nov 2011) - Wendy Guiry

Usage notes
Harmful species (Lassus et al. 2017).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.

Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.

Larsen, J. & Nguyen-Ngoc, L. [eds.] (2004). Potentially toxic microalgae of Vietnamese waters. Opera Botanica 140: 5-216. [in English and Vietnamese]

Lassus, P., Chomérat, N., Hess, P. & Nézan, E. (2017 '2016'). Toxic and harmful microalgae of the World Ocean. Micro-algues toxiques et nuisibles de l'Océan Mondial. IOC Manuals and guides, 68 (Bilingual English/French). pp. 1-523, 54 pls. Denmark: International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae/ Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO.

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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Billard, C. (1983). Prymnesium zebrinum sp. nov. et P. annuliferum sp. nov. deux nouvelles espèces apparentées à P. parvum Carter (Prymnesiophyceae). Phycologia 22: 141-151.

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