Hymenomonas huxleyi (Lohmann) Kamptner 1930
Emiliania huxleyi (Lohmann) W.W.Hay & H.P.Mohler off the Canary Islands taken on RV Poseidon cruise P233b; Scanning EM with false colour
© Markus Geisen
Hymenomonas huxleyi (Lohmann) Kamptner 1930: 155, 159
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Emiliania huxleyi (Lohmann) W.W.Hay & H.P.Mohler
Pontosphaera huxleyi Lohmann
Type locality: "Vor Syracus. Oktober bis Mai" [Off Syracuse, Ionian coast of Sicily, Italy; May to October] (Lohmann 1902: 130).
Named for Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895), British scientist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Hay, W.W., Mohler, H.P., Roth, P.H., Schmidt, R.R. & Boudreaux, J.E. (1967). Calcareous nannoplankton zonation of the Cenozoic of the Gulf Coast and Caribbean-Antillean area, and transoceanic correlation. Transactions of the Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies 17: 428-480.
Created: 17 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 December 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Jeffrey, S.W. & Allen, M.B. (1964). Pigments, growth and photosynthesis in cultures of two chrysomonads, Coccolithus huxleyi and a Hymenomonas sp.. Journal of General Microbiology 36: 277-288.
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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 19 September 2021.