Alisphaera unicornis Okada & McIntyre 1977
Alisphaera unicornis Okada & McIntyre 1977: 18, pl. 6, figs 7, 8
Published in: Okada, H. & McIntyre, A. (1977). Modern coccolithophores of the Pacific and North Atlantic Oceans. Micropaleontology 23: 1-55.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Pacific Ocean (14º14'S, 155º08'W) (Index Nominum Algarum). Holotype: Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Columbia Univ. Pl. 6: fig. 7 Negative ON-11 (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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Emended by Kleijne (Kleijne et al. 2002).
Source of current name
Jordan, R.W., Cros, L. & Young, J.R. (2004). A revised classification scheme for living haptophytes. Micropaleontology 50(Suppl. 1): 55-79.
Heimdal, B.R. (1996). Modern coccolithophorids. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 731-834. San Diego: Academic Press.
Kleijne, A., Jordan, R.W., Heimdal, B.R., Samtleben, C., Chamberlain, A.H.L. & Cros, L. (2002). Five new species of the coccolithophorid genus Alisphaera (Haptophyta), with notes on their distribution, coccolith structure and taxonomy. Phycologia 40: 583-601.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.