Pyramimonas gelidicola McFadden, Moestrup & Wetherbee 1982

Publication Details
Pyramimonas gelidicola McFadden, Moestrup & Wetherbee 1982: 107, figs 1-28

Published in: McFadden, G.I., Moestrup, Ø. & Wetherbee, R. (1982). Pyramimonas gelidicola sp. nov. (Prasinophyceae), a new species isolated from Antarctic sea ice. Phycologia 21: 103-111, 28 figs.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyramimonas is Pyramimonas tetrarhynchus Schmarda.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Prydz Bay, East Antarctica, near the Research Station Davis (78°E, 68°35'S); (McFadden, Moestrup & Wetherbee 1982: 109, 103) Type: micrograph Fig. 19: McFadden; February 1980; ice; (McFadden, Moestrup & Wetherbee 1982: 107, 109) Notes: Maintained in culture at Melbourne University.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 29 April 2005 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 19 February 2015

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 February 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 18 June 2024

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