Chrysochromulina polylepis Manton & Parke 1962
Prymnesium polylepis (Manton & Parke) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert
Note the haptonema in between the two flagellaRobin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)
Chrysochromulina polylepis Manton & Parke 1962: 565, figs 1-28, pls 1-8
Published in: Manton, I. & Parke, M. (1962). Preliminary observations on scales and their mode of origin in Chrysochromulina polylepis sp. nov.. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 42: 565-578.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prymnesium polylepis (Manton & Parke) Edvardsen, Eikrem & Probert.
Type locality: in sea, N. 50.11, W 04.13; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: in sea; Cambridge; T culture = Plymouth 13 (Index Nominum Algarum) Notes: 'Type' culture PCC 136 (Edvardsen et al. 2011: 223).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), with many scales.
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 August 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 13 October 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 October 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 November 2023