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Hornellia marina Subrahmanyan 1954

Publication details
Hornellia marina Subrahmanyan 1954: 200, figs 1-14

Published in: Subrahmanyan, R. (1954). On the life-history and ecology of Hornellia marina gen. et sp. nov. (Chloromonadineae), causing green discoloration of the sea and mortality among marine organisms of the Malabar Coast. Indian Journal of Fisheries 1: 182-203.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Hornellia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chattonella marina (Subrahmanyan) Y.Hara & M.Chihara

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Malabar coasts, India (Demura et al. 2009: 533).

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Source of current name
Hara, Y. & Chihara, M. (1982). Ultrastructure and taxonomy of Chattonella (Class Raphidophyceae) in Japan. Japanese Journal of Phycology 30: 47-56.

Key references
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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References
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Subrahmanyan, R. (1954). On the life-history and ecology of Hornellia marina gen. et sp. nov. (Chloromonadineae), causing green discoloration of the sea and mortality among marine organisms of the Malabar Coast. Indian Journal of Fisheries 1: 182-203.

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