Chrysochromulina rotalis Eikrem & Throndsen 1999

Publication Details
Chrysochromulina rotalis Eikrem & Throndsen 1999: 446, fig. 8 [holotype]

Published in: Eikrem, W. & Throndsen, J. 1999 (1999). The morphology of Chrysochromulina rotalis sp. nov. (Prymnesiophyceae, Haptophyta), isolated from the Skagerrak. Sarsia 84: 445-449.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chrysochromulina is Chrysochromulina parva Lackey.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: Skagerrak; 58° 11' N, 09° 06' E; off Hirtshals, Denmark; (Eikrem & Throndsen 1999: 446) Notes: "Holotype: Fig. 8; (EM graph from a section of Embedding no. 15, block P16, at Dept. Biology, University of Oslo, Norway)."

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), having wheels (Eikrem & Throndsen 1999).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 February 2005 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 16 April 2019

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 16 April 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 May 2024

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