Geminigera cryophila (D.L.Taylor & C.C.Lee) D.R.A.Hill
Geminigera cryophila (D.L.Taylor & C.C.Lee) D.R.A.Hill 1991: 181, fig. 2
Published in: Hill, D.R.A. (1991). A revised circumscription of Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae) based on examination of Australian strains. Phycologia 30: 170-188, 40 figs, 2 tables.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Geminigera.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Antarctica: Weddell Sea (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Fig. 1: C.C. Lee; ii. 1968; beneath pack ice. (Silva 1996-to date
Cryptomonas cryophila D.L.Taylor & C.C.Lee 1971
This is a marine species.
Johnson, M.D., Tengs, T., Oldach, D. & Stoecker, D.K. (2006). Sequestration, performance, and functional control of cryptophyte plastids in the cillate Myrionecta rubra (Ciliophora). Journal of Phycology 42: 1235-1246.
Scott, F.J. & van den Hoff, J. (2005). Cryptophytes. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 317-323. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.
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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 February 2020.