Syracosphaera pirus Halldal & Markali 1955
Syracosphaera pirus Halldal & Markali 1955: 11, 12, pl. 10
Published in: Halldal, P. & Markali, J. 1955 (1955). Electron microscope studies on coccolithophorids from the Norwegian Sea, the Gulf Stream and the Mediterranean. Avhandlinger ugitt av det Norske Videnskaps Akademie I Oslo, Matematisk Naturvidenskapelig Klasse, 1955(1) : 1-30.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Gulf Stream, 38ºN, 70ºW (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Heimdal, B.R. (1996). Modern coccolithophorids. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 731-834. San Diego: Academic Press.
Kleijne, A.. (1993). Morphology, taxonomy and distribution of extant Coccolithophorids (Calcareous nannoplankton). Published Ph.D. thesis. pp. 1-320. Amsterdam: Vrije Universiteit.
Young, J.R., Geisen, M., Cros, L., Kleijne, A., Sprengel, C., Probert, I. & Ostergaard, J.B. (2003). A guide to extant calcareous nannoplankton taxonomy. Journal of Nannoplankton Research Special Issue 1: 1-125.
Created: 15 February 2005 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 24 February 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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Saugestad, A.H. & Heimdal, B.R. 2002 (2002). Light microscope studies on coccolithophorids from the western Mediterranean Sea, with notes on combination cells of Daktylethra pirus and Syracosphaera pulchra. Plant Biosystems 136: 3-28, 4 pls.
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G.M. 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 29 July 2021.