Teleaulax acuta (Butcher) D.R.A.Hill 1991
Teleaulax acuta (Butcher) D.R.A.Hill 1991: 177, fig. 6, 16-24
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Teleaulax.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Cryptomonas acuta Butcher
Type locality: Isolated both from the River Crouch [Essex, England] and the Conway [Wales] tanks, but apparently not common.; (Butcher 1952: 188)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 18 October 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 October 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 September 2023